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Address: Walnut Canyon Rd #3, Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Phone Number: +1 928-526-3367
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See millions of years of history unraveled in the geology of the rocks at...

See millions of years of history unraveled in the geology of the rocks at this popular scenic and historic hiking area, once populated by the Sinagua Indians.

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Visited the cliff dwelling my grandfather visited 100 years earlier

The rangers at this National Park were awesome. They help locate the specific cliff dwelling that our Grandfather visited in a 100 year of picture. To walk into the Canyon and... read more

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The rangers at this National Park were awesome. They help locate the specific cliff dwelling that our Grandfather visited in a 100 year of picture. To walk into the Canyon and visit the dwellings was very interesting and a great exercise. Be prepared for a lot of steps down and back up.

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a very interesting little place near Flagstaff. Enjoyed learning about the cliff dwelling tribes and their way of life.

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Holden, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a beautiful place and totally worth a side trip to check it out. It is stunning and a must do.

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San Diego, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is only some 20 minutes outside of flagstaff - so it ia very much worth visiting. The monument consists of a canyon with dwellings from the native americans who called this place home, built into the canyon walls. One can see the entire monument in about 1 hours worth of hiking. Be advised, there are a lot of... More 

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Milford, Delaware
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent our day up north of Flagstaff so we decided to stop here on the way back to Scottsdale. I have a lifetime senior pass so admission is free to all National Parks and Monuments. Otherwise, general admission here is $8. Be cautious though if you are out of condition...there are over 200 steps down to the "island" and that... More 

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stopped here on our way from Flagstaff to the Petrified Forest. Very unique place. The staff at the visitor center was very friendly and helpful. Watched the video, hiked the loop trail on top, then went down into the canyon to see the ruins. Interesting to see how the cliff-dwellers lived. If not in good shape, you might not... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

At the visitors center, you'll find a trailhead that descends into the side of the canyon and leads you along a journey back into time. Explore cliff side dwellings and marvel at the views. Heed the warning along the trail. There are no restrooms until you return to the visitors center and you'll need to pack water. It's a long... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Party of six enjoyed the beautiful views. Not all of our group was physically able to walk down the steps / trail into the canyon. However they reported the trail around the rim provided great views. They enjoyed the gift shop also.

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Birmingham, AL, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walnut Canyon was our first tourist activity. We are pretty outdoorsy, so we were looking forward to hiking/walking activities. This site was interesting and fun to walk around. Besides the main monument loop, they also have longer walking/hiking trails around the park. The gift shop was nice and offered some cool souvenirs...a little pricey, but no different than any other... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fun hike along a well developed trail. You'll see beautiful scenery and some really interesting rock formations and some really cool ancient native dwellings. Be aware though, the inside trail takes you down into the canyon and you have to hike back out, around 320 stairs coming up, so plan accordingly and take some water with you, there are... More 

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