If you have one hour:
Driving the 28 miles (45 km) from one end of the park to the other takes about an hour.
We recommend you decide which end of the park interests you and spend time there, saving the rest for another visit. The highest concentrations of petrified wood are found in the southern end of the park, while the northern end showcases the human story and Painted Desert vistas.
Check the Operating Hours & Seasons page for park and facility hours.
If you have several hours, add...
Last updated: March 18, 2016