photo by Carol Kruse
Pets are NOT ALLOWED on any trails in the monument or in buildings.
Pets are allowed in the parking lot only and must be leashed at all times. Please clean up after your pet.
NOTE: Summer heat is intense; pets left in vehicles - even for a short time - can suffer heat stroke and die.
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.