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Walnut Canyon Drive

Flagstaff, AZ
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Walnut Canyon Drive

The Walnut Canyon Drive is one of the most beautiful drives in Arizona. Have your camera ready at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clemson, South Carolina
One Of My Favorite National Parks

One Warning: Make sure you are capable of climbing 100+ stairs in the heat if you visit this park... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Angele F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Walnut Canyon Drive is one of the most beautiful drives in Arizona. Have your camera ready at every bend and enjoy! Drive slow.

Thank travelhappy19762017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One Warning: Make sure you are capable of climbing 100+ stairs in the heat if you visit this park in the summer months. I seek out sites with Native American ruins. They fascinate me to no end. Walnut Canyon is the best of the best....More

Thank Angele F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This National Monument is a tough hike, but allows you a glimpse back in time. Up and down the wall of the canyon is about 15 stories on a fire escape, and around the island is up and down. Easy to find in the heart...More

Thank happyheidi2017
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This Canyon has a lot of history going back to the cave dwellers that lived here in the 12th century. It is beautiful and you can hike down into the canyon and walk around the area where people lives hundreds of years ago. Very beautiful...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Very easy to get to and still feel way off the beaten path. The trail down from the visitor center takes you as close as you're likely to get to cliff dwellings if you're not a genuine adventurer. Be aware, tho, that the trail feels...More

Thank L. B
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had visited the Grand Canyon the day before. We could not hike into that canyon. We were able to hike into this one and it was fun and very interesting as the hike was around this area where many Indian cave dwellings were. We...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I like the place very much. It is great to see how the Indian lived under the rock in small houses. The hike was not too hard, but gave you a good exercise. Nothing is great after you visit the grand canyon!

Thank Shihong C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Many of the reviews on this page are for the route 89a from sedona to flagstaff. Walnut creek is east of flagstaff not southwest. There are 2 walnut canyong roads, the old gravel road heading northeast from the walnut canyong national monument and the new...More

1  Thank tradIndy
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The road from Flagsatff to Sedona is gorgeous feast for the eyes. The geology alone is a stunner. It is a good road, however it is a winding road.It follows a river, so you can count on many curves. If you catch it on a...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We drove this route en route to Flagstaff from Sedona. A beautiful drive, with stunning scenery even in the rain.

Thank scottyljd
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Esp Ralph M & schauer - we will be driving a 16' moving truck w/ a car trialer in back coming across US40 thru Grand Canyon & Flagstaff. Can we travel the Schultz Pass Road Scenic Drive & Walnut Canyon Drive with the truck & trailer?? Thanks.
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