You Won’t Believe There’s A Secret Desert Hidden In Alaska

When you think of the desert, your imagination may wander to sand, camels and pyramids. Although there are no camels or pyramids in sight, Alaska does have a secret desert in the Arctic. The Kobuk Sand Dunes in the Western Arctic National Park are found in the northern part of the state. You will be amazed by this hidden desert in Alaska.

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Have you been to this secret gem? Do you have photos of the dunes? Share in the comments below.