Download GPX file for this article
35.365-111.5Full screen dynamic map

From Wikivoyage
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is a national monument in Northern Arizona just to the northeast of Flagstaff.




Flora and fauna[edit]


Visitor information[edit]

Get in[edit]

Fees and permits[edit]

Map of Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

Get around[edit]


  • 1 Sunset Crater. Sunset Crater (Q8554430) on Wikidata Sunset Crater on Wikipedia


There are several hiking trails within the park, but because of the park's fragile environment, backcountry hiking is strictly prohibited.

  • A’a Trail
  • Bonito Vista Trail
  • Lava’s Edge Trail
  • Lava Flow Trail – a 1-mi, wheelchair-accessible route at the base of the volcano.
  • Lenox Crater Trail


Eat and drink[edit]

There are no restaurants, cafes, kiosks or anything like that in Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. All food needs to be brought with you.


There are no accommodation options within Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. However, there is a campground near the visitor center, but it is slightly outside the national monument.

Stay safe[edit]

Go next[edit]

This park travel guide to Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!