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San Francisco Peaks

Flagstaff, AZ
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Located north of Flagstaff, these are the remains of ancient volcanic peaks that may have once reached 15,000 feet above the Colorado Plateau.
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Flagstaff, AZ
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

these peaks dominate for a hundred miles. flagstaff would not be the same without them. just visited in feb but hiked them yrs ago. great hike but not in the winter.

Thank brent b
Reviewed 20 March 2017

If you enjoy alpine scenes, this is was you get when you visit Flagstaff. The mountain dominates the scenery. The air is crisp and clean and the sunshine feels great.

Thank Olleros2015
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The mountains make several appearances from the Wupatki national monument. The were particularly interesting from The Citidal an abandoned hill top settlement.

Thank tradIndy
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This volcano I could see during it on the road of the grand canyon to flaggstaff. In the sunset I saw it blue and very impressive!

1  Thank cristalesavila
Reviewed 23 February 2017

we drove by it and had to stop and took a million pictures. it was very pretty and the weather was great so we could spend some time there

Thank kianam90
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Theses mountains are very impressive, nice to see the snow on the top. You can see them from very far. There is hundreds of trails for nice walk in nature, but bringwarm clothes, lunc and bottle of water and of course your camera.

Thank durocherlise
Reviewed 18 February 2017

near the flagstaff you can do every snowy activities have lift eating places youngs from the town works and they are helpful guys

Thank rifatkiral
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Traveling across Arizona you cannot help but noticing the peaks. The area is full of dormant volcanoes .. The picturesque mountains are a must see ..

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I am amazed each time we round the corner on I17 going north from Phoenix to Flagstaff, in that all of a sudden in front of us looms the majestic San Francisco Peaks, one of the sacred mountains of the Navajo Indians. There is sits,...More

Thank Dee P
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The view of these peaks was totally a surprise! We had been in Las Vegas where everything is brown and ugly. What a very pleasant surprise to get to Flagstaff and be greeted by these peaks which had recently gotten snow!! And they are visible...More

Thank love2RiceVA
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Andit N
29 June 2017|
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Response from Dee P | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if you are asking about the time of day or the time of year, so I'll answer both. Time of day would be early to mid morning, or later in the afternoon. Keep in mind that you are at 7,000 elevation, so unless you... More
7 April 2017|
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Response from brent b | Reviewed this property |
flagstaff to south rim of grand canyon. about 1.5 hours and 80 miles. nice road but can have snow in the winter. great hike town to havasupai. take lots of water to drink.