A Violent Past, Calm Present, and Uncertain Future...

Craters of the Moon is a vast ocean of lava flows with scattered islands of cinder cones and sagebrush. We invite you to explore this "weird and scenic landscape" where yesterday's volcanic events are likely to continue tomorrow... Read More

sculpture on flowery cinders

Art on the Rocks

The Sun Valley Center for the Arts is hosting an exhibition in 2 parts, at Craters of the Moon and at the Sun Valley Center in Ketchum.

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Celebrate the NPS Centennial

There will be a variety of special events throughout 2016.

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Plan your visit with maps of the park and the region

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
P.O. Box 29

Arco, ID 83213


(208) 527-1300
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