• Jasper Forest is magical in twilight, particularly the logs on stone pedestals

    Petrified Forest

    National Park Arizona


Blue Mesa wayside exhibit People and Change and resident raven.
Blue Mesa wayside exhibit "People and Change" and resident raven.

Exhibits enable the park to share information and stories with visitors. For those who want additional information, we are developing online adjuncts to our exhibits. QRcodes and URLs will link exhibits in the park to more information and images through the park website. More to come!

Wayside Exhibit at Kachina Point, overlooking the red badlands.

Wayside Exhibit at Kachina Point, overlooking the red badlands on a stormy day.


Kachina Point is a great place to overlook the red part of the Painted Desert. More information...

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closeup of colorful agatized petrified wood

Petrified wood at Petrified Forest National Park is almost solid quartz, weighing in at 168 pounds per cubic foot. It's so hard, you can only cut it with a diamond tipped saw! More...