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Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

report (to accompany S. 2566)

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural monuments -- Law and legislation -- Arizona,
  • Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument (Ariz.)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 101st Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 101-310
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14445405M
    OCLC/WorldCa23667277

      Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is located fifteen miles from Flagstaff, Arizona. The park is the best place to get a close up look at the volcanic activity that happened in the Flagstaff area over the past six million years. Sunset Crater Volcano is a classic example of a cinder cone. The sunset-like colors at the top of the cinders. Hike on lava beds, hike into a volcano similar to Sunset Crater, called Lenox Crater, camp at the Bonito Campground and watch the night sky. Where is the campground? The Bonito Campground is just outside the entrance to the Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, off a paved road.

    Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Paperback – December 1, by Rose Houk (Author) › Visit Amazon's Rose Houk Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central. Rose Author: Rose Houk. Phone / Prices Entry $25 per vehicle (combined admission w/ Wupatki National Monument) Web site Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Dotting the landscape northeast of Flagstaff are more than volcanic craters, of which Sunset Crater Volcano 1/3(1).

    Now the ft Sunset Crater is quiet, and short trails wind through the Bonito lava flow (formed c ) and up Lenox Crater (ft). More ambitious hikers and bikers can ascend O'Leary Peak (ft; 8-mile round trip), or there's a gentle, mile, wheelchair-accessible loop overlooking the petrified on: Park Loop Rd , Central Arizona. Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument erupted sometime between and Families can find lava flows and cinders still look as fresh and rugged as the day they formed. Walk the one mile Lava Flow Trail and see the lava flows and cinders at the base of the crater 4/5(5).


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Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Junior Ranger books may be turned in at either the Sunset Crater Volcano Visitor Center or the Wupatki Visitor Center. Both museums have the Sunset Crater Volcano Junior Ranger badge. Last updated: J   The cinder cone volcano's rim is the dusky red of sunset, but the crater is only part of the story.

Around the ground began to shake, and lava spewed high into the air. When the eruption finished, it had changed both the landscape and the people who lived on: U.S.

89, Flagstaff,AZ. We recommend booking Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund.

See all 10 Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument tours on Tripadvisor/5(2K). Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is about 20 miles to the northeast of Flagstaff and about 70 miles from the South Rim of the Grand Canyon.

The park is open every day except Christmas. Admission costs $20 per vehicle, and that includes entry to both and Sunset Crater Volcano and Wupatki National monuments.5/5().

Book your tickets online for Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Flagstaff: See 2, reviews, articles, and 1, photos of Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, ranked No on Tripadvisor among 73 attractions in Flagstaff/5(2K).

Explore camper reviews and photos of the campgrounds in Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. Last-minute getaway. Camping near Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is easy with Hipcamp, where private landowners offer one-of-a-kind camping experiences. Every fall wildflowers bloom in Bonito Meadow.

NPS Photo () Last updated: Febru Contact the Park. There is no camping in the monument. However, Bonito Campground, operated by the US Forest Service, is located across from the visitor center at Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument.

This campground is generally open from late May through mid-October. There are no hook-ups. For futher information contact the Coconino National Forest at.

Sunset Crater National Monument is just outside the eastern edge of Flagstaff preserving a piece of this legacy. The monument houses Sunset Crater and several other domes and craters. It is accessed off Highway 89 with a short drive into the facility.

The entrance fee has jumped to $20 per vehicle, but it also includes access to Wupatki /5(78). Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument’s grounds and trails will remain open, and park staff will be available for questions at the entry station and at the Lava Flow Trail parking lot.

Operations, fee collection, and pass sales will continue as normal at nearby Walnut Canyon and Wupatki National Monuments. Sunset Crater was originally managed by the U.S.

Forest Service, but it was transferred to the National Park Service in and renamed Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument in The Avalanche movie ended up being shot elsewhere in the San Francisco Peaks, and the film’s climactic scene still captivated audiences, according to a Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, Flagstaff: Address, Phone Number, Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Reviews: /5 United States Arizona (AZ)/5(2K).

Visitor Information for Sunset Crater. Fees and Passes (Covers entrance to Sunset Crater and Wupatki National Monument for 7 days) $ per passenger vehicle; $ per motorcycle; $ per cyclist or pedestrian *annual pass is $40* Operating Hours: November–May: 9AM until 5PM; May–October: 8AM until 5PM; FREE Park Days: Martin Luther.

Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument - cassette Audio Cassette – September 1, by Walkabout Audio Tours (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Audio, Cassette, September 1, Author: Walkabout Audio Tours.

Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is one of three national monuments near Flagstaff Arizona. We alternated our site-seeing between the Grand Canyon and other local spots while stayingin Williams, Arizona.

While they can’t inspire the same kind of awestruck wonder the canyon can, they have the fine. Book now at 30 restaurants near Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument on OpenTable. Explore reviews, photos & menus and find the perfect spot for any occasion. Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Overview - Climate /Map - Description - Things To Do - Camping/Lodging - Nearby/Resources Today, the volcano's rim of red cinders and the lava flows near the cone seem to have cooled and hardened to a jagged surface only yesterday.

() Sunset Crater Rd Flagstaff, AZ / Yelp reviews. Visit Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument and walk through the most recent lava field to form in Arizona.

About years ago, the crater ruptured and lava and ash covered the area, forcing people to evacuate. About Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument Lying approximately 12 miles north of Flagstaff via US 89, then 2 miles east on Sunset Crater-Wupatki Loop Road, the 1,foot-high cinder cone of Sunset Crater Volcano dominates the surrounding fields of cinders, lava flows and spatter cones.

The bright-reddish hues of the decomposed, water-stained sulfuric rock at. Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument U.S. Department of the Interior Welcome to Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument.

The National Park Service takes care of almost national parks, monuments, recreation areas, battlefields, and historic sites. That’s a lot of unique places to take care of!

Park rangers have a special mission to follow. Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument: Lava tubes - See 2, traveler reviews, 1, candid photos, and great deals for Flagstaff, AZ, at Tripadvisor.2K TripAdvisor reviews.One fee covers entrance to both Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument and Wupatki National Monument for seven days.

Annual passes for Flagstaff Area National Monuments are also available. While there is no camping at Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument, the Bonito Campground, operated by the US Forest Service, is located across from the.