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Walnut Canyon Drive

Flagstaff, AZ
+1 928-526-3367
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Scenic drive through the Ponderosa Pines to Walnut Canyon Natl. Monument

This 2 lane winding road at exit 204 off I40 East of Flagstaff is the perfect introduction to the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Austin, Texas
Nice Drive on Walnut Canyon Drive

We took a nice drive on Walnut Canyon Drive. Its a scenic drive. There is nice Ponderosa Pines... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fremont, California
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Flagstaff, AZ
+1 928-526-3367
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This 2 lane winding road at exit 204 off I40 East of Flagstaff is the perfect introduction to the Walnut Canyon Natl. Monument 3 miles ahead. The speed limit is only 35 mph which gives the driver time to see the sights as well as...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a nice drive on Walnut Canyon Drive. Its a scenic drive. There is nice Ponderosa Pines along the drive. We visited the visitor center at Walnut Canyon, which was interesting, as well as took a hike.

Thank mini
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This place is soul candy for people who enjoy a good workout while seeing nature and being immersed in history! All four of us who took this journey have either bad knees or bad backs and we did the 240 stairs and it was well...More

Thank Dana A
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Take this beautiful, slower paced two-laned road three miles back to Walnut Canyon. The road exits I-40 about 9 miles east of Flagstaff, to the south and it is well-marked. The is a quiet, sun-dappled, pine forested road. Maybe you'll spot some elk. At any...More

Thank Violette54
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Th Walut Canyon Drive is a very senic drive through Ponderosa Pine forest. The Speed Limit is 35 MPH so the driver can watch out for the resident wildlife, including elk and deer. Be aware; there are no gas stations or food available within the...More

Thank danf552017
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This drive leading up to Walnut Canyon is beautiful, and the smell of the pine trees makes for a very pleasant drive..

Thank ixtlan06
Reviewed 29 June 2017

There is a Walnut Canyon National Monument, which is GREAT. There is an Oak Creek Canyon "drive" which is also great. Somehow both have been mixed up here in the Walnut Canyon Drive" review.

Thank birdvest
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Here you have, I believe, an over-looked scenic attraction. Visitors to Flagstaff seem to come primarily to see, and why not, it is a superior venue, The Grand Canyon. When you drive East out of Flagstaff on Interstate HWY I-40 you go right past Walnut...More

2  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 6 May 2017

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 5 May 2017

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

1  Thank Angele F
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