Fall 2013: Highway Interchange Bridge Work
Painted Desert Traffic Interchange (I-40 Exit 311) may be closed for construction. Check here for updates from Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT): More »
Nov. 2012-July 2013, due to bank error credit cards may not have been charged for your entrance fee
...due to a bank error credit cards may not have been charged for your entrance fee, even if you received a receipt from the entrance station. The error was corrected on Sept. 26th, 2013. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Are you looking for a picture of Petrified Forest for your publication, school project, PowerPoint or next viral video? Go to our Flickr page and download public domain pictures for free. Please, however, credit the appropriate photographer and the National Park Service (NPS photo). We'll be adding images on a continual basis so check often and feel free to leave comments there as well.
Did You Know?
On clear days in the Southwest, especially on crisp, cold winter days, you can see landscape features almost 100 miles away!