Laws & Policies
Flagstaff Area Monument's Compendium
To view the Flagstaff Area Monuments Compendium, updated on August 30, 2011, please click here.
National Parks are special places and Off Road Driving is not allowed at Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. Many off road activities are available in the Coconino National Forest and Cinder Hills Off Road Vehicle Area. Please contact the Coconino National Forest for more information. To view the National Park Service Off-Road Driving brochure, please click here.
Did You Know?
The eruption of Sunset Crater Volcano must have been a powerful event. It destroyed all plants within a 5-mile radius. A fountain of fire, 850 feet high, was visible for miles around. An ash cloud rose 2.5 miles into the sky, and falling ash covered about 64,000 acres.