• Wupatki Pueblo at sunset

    Wupatki

    National Monument Arizona

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March 08, 2014
Tourism to the Flagstaff Area National Monuments creates $26,362,000 in Local Economic Benefit
Tourism to the Flagstaff Area National Monuments creates $26,362,000 in Local Economic Benefit

August 28, 2013
National Park Service Issues Decision to Construct New Trails at Sunset Crater Volcano National Park
Today, acting Regional Director Laura Joss signed a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the development of a new hiking trail system at Sunset Crater Volcano National Monument. This system will provide increased recreational experiences for monument visitors, address resource preservation concerns, and remedy ongoing maintenance needs.

Did You Know?

Snow-covered mountains

The San Francisco Peaks, backdrop for Flagstaff and much of northern Arizona, were named in 1629 by Franciscan missionaries in honor of St. Francis of Assisi. This was more than 200 years before what was then a small town in California acquired a similar name.