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The Best Sands for your Horseshoe Pit

Horseshoe Pits can contain loose dirt, clay or synthetic compositions, but sand is still the most common material used. At Jurassic Sands we pride ourselves on have the cleanest, purest, all natural sands. Our sands have no dust or dyes and we never crush or pulverize rocks to create our sands. Our sands are found naturally in deserts around the United States and take eons to make from natural erosion. Because of this natural process our sands don't have nuisance dust so when your shoe lands in the pit it won't be followed by a plume of dust and our sands won't stick to your horseshoe or your hands.

We know how hard you worked making your horseshoe pit perfect and the last thing you want to do is have your lose it's lure due to dusty, low quality sand. Our sands help add the last aspect to your pit that turns it from an argument about if you can have a horseshoe pit in the backyard to the center piece of the back yard. We have four amazing sands that are perfect for any horseshoe pit.

Horseshoe Pit Sands

If you plan on ordering more than 1,000 lbs. call us for a bulk order discount at 877-531-8600. If you need less sand than that feel free to look at our horseshoe collection page here. If you are interested in ordering you can receive a free sample set here.

Jurassic Mojave Beige Pit Sand is a naturally colored sand that is so smooth you’ll find yourself more relaxed as you hit ringer after ringer, because your secret weapon is this amazing sand direct from the desert. This sand has no dust to upset your allergies or asthma, and no dirt, so you’ll be as clean when you finish a game as when you started. Our all-natural sand takes eons to make and we don’t rush that process by crushing or pulverizing rocks to make our sand. Other pit sands use gravel and dyes and chemicals to color their sand and pulverize rocks which leads to a dusty, dirty, and coarse sand and gravel in your horseshoe pit.

This sand is perfect for horseshoes and won’t ever lose its color, even if left outside. Imagine after a long day of work and car pooling, unwinding with your personal all-natural sand pit filled with this soft earthy colored sand. You'll never have to replace this sand.

  • No Nuisance Dust unlike the competition
  • Won’t Upset Allergies or Asthma
  • Looks great in any pit
  • Soft texture and Beige color made by Mother Earth

Sparkly White Jurassic Pit Sand is an incredible sand that you have to see and feel to believe. With a mesmerizing texture, you’ll find yourself spending hours on end in your one of a kind horseshoe pit; relaxed, in-touch, playing your best game with this all-natural sand. This white sand sparkles both in the Sun during the day or by light of the night, and will look incredible in any pit. This sand will glide through your fingers as if made from liquid, so no worries about it sticking to the horseshoe or your hands. Because Jurassic Sparkly White Pit Sand is made from natural sand and with our extra steps to make it this special, it is perfectly clean.

It has no dust or dyes so your asthma or allergies from dusty sand will be a thing of the past. Our competitors make their white sands by crushing and pulverizing rocks, which results in nuisance dust and sand with coarse sharp grains. Some even dye or paint sand with chemicals to achieve the white color. Safety is our top priority and we never would pulverize, paint or dye any of our sands. Our sand are made from minerals provided by Mother Nature.

  • Shimmering Sparkling White crystals
  • No Dust - zero, nada
  • No Dyes, Paints or Chemicals
  • Asthma & Allergy Friendly

*Sold by equivalent volume, not weight.

Original Jurassic Pit Sand is our most popular sand for a horseshoe pit. This sand is direct from the deserts of Southern Utah. This famous burnt orange color looks great in any horseshoe pit and never loses its color. With a gorgeous orange hue complemented by it’s amazingly silky-soft texture this sand is perfect for any horseshoe pit. With no dust this sand won’t upset allergies or asthma, so it’s perfect a perfect sand to play in for hours on end. Because our sand can be used wet or dry you don;t need to worry about it being left outside.

  • Incredibly Clean
  • Won’t Upset Allergies or Asthma
  • Beautiful Orange Color
  • Wet or Dry Use

Real Jurassic Pit Quicksand is so off-the-scale-soft that you'll want play barefoot just so you can feel this incredible sand between your toes. We call it real quicksand because it is and we put the newspaper article in with your order to prove it. This all-natural pit sand has the smallest sand grains of any Jurassic Sands so it has the best stopping power and your horseshoes will lie where it hits. With an earthy natural tannish-reddish brown color this sand compliments any horseshoe pit it’s put in. This sand will never lose its color or smooth texture, even if left outdoors. You will become the envy of all your friends with an actual quicksand pit in your backyard.

  • No dirt, rocks or pebbles
  • Perfectly beautiful
  • Asthma & Allergy Friendly
  • Off-the-Scale Soft
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Horseshoe Pits need at least four inches of depth and professional pits typically use 8 inches of depth for their pits.

*Remember to keep all measurements in inches, if you are still having trouble with the calculation call us at 877-531-8600or if you will need an order for more than 1,000 lbs. to receive a bulk order discount.