• View of the Great Rift

    Craters Of The Moon

    National Monument & Preserve Idaho

Loop Road


The seven-mile loop road provides unequaled opportunities to explore Craters of the Moon; including access to trails that take you over, under, and around various volcanic features. Trail mileages are round-trip distances. Allow half an hour for the drive itself and more time for stopping at viewpoints and for hiking the trails.

Tour the Loop

Stop#: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 , 7

 
Loop-Drive-Map
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Watch out for bombs! Before they cooled, volcanic bombs were hot globs of lava that were hurled from volcanoes along the Great Rift. They form a variety of interesting shapes described as "breadcrust", "spindle" and "ribbons" by geologists. More...