The Great Sandhills and River Routes area contains one of the largest set of active sand dunes in Canada. The Great Sandhills are protected and lie within the Great Sandhills Ecological Reserve.
The Great Sandhills cover 1,900 square kilometers and rise 50 feet above the ground. The dunes are always moving, creating an ever-changing landscape.
The Great Sandhills attract visitors from across the country and are a paradise for landscape photography, bird watching and hiking. With a variety of restaurants and accommodations, Leader provides a base to explore art galleries, museums and antique shops.