• Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument

    Sunset Crater Volcano

    National Monument Arizona

Things To Know Before You Come

It's always good to plan ahead. If you're planning an actual visit, click on the links to your left to help you arrive prepared. Check the events page for upcoming programs and events.

Did You Know?

Aerial view of Sunset Crater Volcano

Legend says that 19th-century explorer John Wesley Powell named Sunset Crater Volcano because its rim of red and yellow cinders suggested the colors of a perpetual sunset.