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Coconino National Forest

1824 S Thompson St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-2693
+1 928-527-3600
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Named after the Coho Native American people, this forest is two million acres of recreational, lumber, and mining land.
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1824 S Thompson St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001-2693
+1 928-527-3600
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Reviewed yesterday

We traveled thru this forest while travelling to and from the Grand Canyon. It is a very scenic route that is commensurate to the area which will leave you breathless as every turn is a postcard.

Thank G3238PSpaulk
Reviewed 4 days ago

Photo-taker paradise. You can't go very far without stopping to see the amazing views. This can make driving a bit dangerous, as you can't take your eyes off the scenery.

Thank Ft_Worth_Tx_Paul
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great national forest. A variety of items you can see. It is expansive and great vistas. From Sedona to North of Flagstaff, changes in elevation and temperature. A great place for artists. a must visit.

Thank hpresas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But there it is. Pines and a lot of vegetation this East Coast girl cannot identify. It gave me a whole new definition for a forest. This is your government at work, so get your tax money's worth and visit the places we have set...More

Thank Dianne T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a long time at the visitor's center. The restrooms were spotless and that helps us all. I was able to recharge from the long stressful drive from Phoenix. I am not used to the congested high speed traffic and the elevated roads with...More

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Passing through Sedona AZ is a remarkable site filled with amazing mountains. Be prepared for the photo shoot of a lifetime. The hikes and shops are fantastic.

Thank doreenbickford
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Depending on the angle of the sun, colors in the desert seem to change. The desert is harsh, but beautiful.

Thank tfcii
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We rented a Jeep and hit some of the trails in this massive forest. It is beautiful, lots of wildlife and a good place to get back to nature. The trails we drove on would definitely require a jeep or 4 wheeler, but I also...More

Thank charliealfa2017
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Coconino is quite large. It has National Monuments within it. Many trails to hike. Many mesas and canyons to explore.

Thank pk1363
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The 1.8+ million-acre Coconino National Forest in northern Arizona has so much to offer it is overwhelming . . . in a good way! Imagine an area that includes a range in elevation of over 10,000 feet, landscapes from desert to dense pine forests to...More

Thank William M
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Emily S
4 December 2017|
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Response from Ray37364 | Reviewed this property |
Camping Oct 1 was chilly at night, low 40's I recall. Had a zero sleeping cocoon from Walmart for $25 and was fine. Later camped at Grand Canyon Desert View and high 20's but still warm in cocoon. In Sedona the days warmed... More
24 November 2016|
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Response from gstephenson147 | Reviewed this property |
4 hour do-ables: Going south take Hwy 89A to Sedona, 30 miles away. Red Rock country, takes 1 hr to drive thru Oak Creek Canyon to Sedona. Gorgeous. Going east, about 4 miles out to Oak Creek Canyon. Ancient Indian... More
24 October 2016|
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Response from rockdocker | Reviewed this property |
All National Forests are free ....