The Wonder of White Sands
If you visited White Sands recently, you are sure to remember the picturesque Alkali Flat Trail. It's a pretty unique sight that you may enjoy seeing time and time again as a symbol of travel and natural exploration. Although, undoubtedly, the most captivating aspect of this magnet souvenir from United States is the way in which the sky and the desert sands seem to meet harmoniously. After all, the sky looks very lightly colored and even have some clouds that resemble the ground below. Off in the horizon, you can admire in contrast the darkness of a skyline that seems to represent the union of earth and the beyond. This isn't your everyday park, and this magnet highlights this marvelously, primarily with the use of space. This magnet oozes wonder.
White Sands from the Trail
To facilitate the transit in the park, several trails have been opened. The most popular one is Alkali Flat Trail because it takes you to the best sights of the park. From there, you'll be able to admire the huge dunes. This trail takes the visitor to Alkali Flat which in fact is an old lake.
It is very easy to recognize the trail, because authorities have done a great job highligthing the road with orange markers. However, sometimes visitors find it difficult to walk even if they are following the trail. Firstly, it can get really hot, temperatures can be as high as 100 degrees Farenheit and there is no place to find shelter. Then, winds can blow at extreme speeds and so dust storms might block the walking. In that scenario, it is recommended to stop walking further and try to return to the main entrance. All in alll, this is a great travel souvenir to take back home.