Sunset Crater Things to see in Flagstaff

Sunset Crater Things to see in Flagstaff

Hundreds of years ago a volcano erupted and changed the landscape in Flagstaff. You can hike a one mile trail at the base of Sunset Crater through lava flow and cinders. The site is surrounded by Coconino National Forest. If you are visiting Wupatki National Monument, stop and check out this crater.

Sunset Crater Trail

Sunset Crater Trail

Location: Flagstaff, AZ
Directions:  About 30 minutes from Flagstaff. Twelve miles north on U.S. 89 turn right on the Sunset Crater - Wupatki Loop road and continue 2 miles to the visitor center.

Fees: $5 anyone over 16

Hours:

Website:http://www.nps.gov/sucr/index.htm

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