There are some really fast Dune Buggies! At the dunes you will find buggies racing through the sand to see who can go the fastest. It is actually pretty impressive how fast some of these sand rails can go. How fast are dune buggies? The average max speed for dune buggies is 60-70mph. The top… Continue reading How Fast are Dune Buggies? (and Sand Rails)
Category: SAND TIPS
What is a Sand Rail? The Ultimate Guide (With Pictures!)
If you have been to any sand dune recreation area then you have probably seen something called a sand rail or dune buggy driving through the sand. In recent years these vehicles have become very popular at the dunes. What is a sand rail? A sand rail is an off-road vehicle that is built for… Continue reading What is a Sand Rail? The Ultimate Guide (With Pictures!)
Why do Dune Buggies Have Flags on Top?
If you have been to the dunes then you might be wondering why dune buggies have flags on top of them. In fact, all the vehicles in the dunes have flags on top, and you just might be surprised at why. Dune buggies have flags because they are required to by law. The flags are… Continue reading Why do Dune Buggies Have Flags on Top?
Do You Need Paddle Tires in Sand Dunes?
If you are planning your first trip to the dunes, you might be wondering if you need to have paddle tires. This is a common question that people ask and I am going to explain exactly what I have learned from riding in the dunes with paddles and without them. You do not need to… Continue reading Do You Need Paddle Tires in Sand Dunes?