Left Turn-Dune Patterns in White Sands National Monument

    Light playing off of sand dunes and the shadows that are cast create an interesting curving pattern in White Sands National Monument, New Mexico.
    Light playing off of sand dunes and the shadows that are cast create an interesting curving pattern in White Sands National Monument, New Mexico.

    I stopped in White Sands National Monument in New Mexico as I worked my way back home from my trip down south. I left Big Bend National Park a day early because strong winds had moved in and filled the skies with dust. Looking at the forecast for the White Sands area, it looked much more promising with light winds and partly cloudy skies. When I (more…)