Because of the Covid-19 global pandemic, Sunset Crater Volcano staff are not holding events that gather visitors into groups. In accordance with this policy, there are no ranger-led programs taking place at this time.
Tours and Hikes at Sunset Crater Volcano
If staff are available, rangers and volunteers may offer seasonal interpretive programs. Enjoy a talk at the amphitheater or join park staff for a hike along the Lava Flow Trail or through the ponderosa pines at the visitor center.
Amphitheater Ranger Talk
Join a park ranger or volunteer for a short talk on the ranger's choice of topics.
Lava Flow Trail Hike
Join a Park Ranger or Volunteer on a short tour of the Lava Flow Trail. Tours explore the changing volcanic landscape of the San Francisco volcanic field.
Night Sky Events
Did you know that Flagstaff is the world's first International Dark Sky City? Not only that, but Sunset Crater Volcano is an International Dark Sky Park. Seasonal star parties take advantage of those great night skies throughout the summer.
Programs in the nearby Flagstaff Area
Join Park Rangers and volunteers on ranger guided talks and hikes in nearby National Park Service and Forest Service locations throughout the summer.
Click here for a complete schedule of events.
Last updated: September 14, 2021