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White Sands 8

The pics on this blog were all taken with my point and shoot camera. Mike has taken beautiful pictures with his "fancy" camera, but the files are too big to download during the trip. We'll post some to Facebook when we get home.
Thursday, April 19, 2012

April 21st 2012
Hello! On Thursday, our highlight of the day was definitely the White Sands National Monument, in Alamoguordo, New Mexico. In the middle of the desert lies a bright white gypsum deposit that gets blown into gorgeous sand dunes. I had never seen “sand” so soft and white in all my life. It was the consistency of salt that has been ground with a grinder, almost more powder than sand. We spent ... read more
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