• Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

    Sunset Crater Volcano

    National Monument Arizona


Paved trail through cinders

Paved accessible portion of Lava Flow Trail.

NPS photo

The visitor center and a portion of the Lava Flow Trail are accessible. There are accessible restrooms at both locations.

Did You Know?

Sunset Crater Volcano seen through trees

Hiking trails to the top of Sunset Crater Volcano were closed in 1973, because extensive erosion was damaging the cinder cone. Although tons of cinders were shoveled into the ruts, trail routes are still visible today.