Sunset Crater National Monument - Arizona

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North-east of Flagstaff in Sunset Crater National Monument are the Lava Flow Trail parking lot and further to the east the Cinder Hills Overlook:

  • From I40 and Country Club Dr. in Flagstaff take Country Club a block north to US 89
  • Turn right and take US 89 north to the Sunset Crater National Monument (about 12 miles).
  • Turn right (east) into SCNM on Loop 395 (Fire Road 545) and go about 3.5 miles.

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Content created: 2020-02-20




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