Storms can arise quickly. If there's lightning, take cover in a building or in your vehicle.
Watch where you walk - rocks are sharp, brittle, and unstable; cinders can be slippery underfoot. On either surface, a fall is an unpleasant experience.
This is dry country. Carry water with you and in your vehicle. Drink before you're thirsty.
Temperatures and sun exposure may be greater than you're used to. Slow down. Learn about survival in extreme heat.
Speed limits are reduced for the protection of pedestrians and wildlife. Please watch for both.
Did You Know?
Dr. Harold S. Colton, co-founder of the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff, was instrumental in the establishment of Wupatki National Monument in 1924. His work at Wupatki was influential in Flagstaff area archeology, and he was responsible for the name "Sinagua" assigned to local cultures.