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Fabulous place

Loved visiting this site, if you get a chance visit with your camera and photograph the petrified... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2017
Very interesting place

Very interesting place to visit. Beautiful nature wanders, amazing energy of surrounding. It is... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2017
Olga T
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4 Sep 2017
“Fabulous place”
15 Feb 2017
“Very interesting place”
Forest of darkly-colored petrified wood.
Black Forest, Petrified Forest National Park, Apache County, Petrified Forest National Park, AZ
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Loved visiting this site, if you get a chance visit with your camera and photograph the petrified wood

Thank drakeekard
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Very interesting place to visit. Beautiful nature wanders, amazing energy of surrounding. It is geology lesson you can see with your own eyes.

Thank Olga T
Reviewed September 30, 2016

This provides a view of the petrified logs over a wide expanse and is worth a visit. It is near the Blue mesa and has great biews and scenery.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

The historic value alone is worth the trip, the beauty of it is a bonus. So happy and impressed with the entire park. The staff was very friendly and informative. Definitely worth the stop if your in the area or planning a vacation.

1  Thank ChristineNH
Reviewed May 28, 2015

Simply beautiful here. Seeing the old petroglyfs are stunning to view. So much natural, and ancient people's history here. Good informative signs around, but they could have been better.

1  Thank Curtez151
Reviewed April 26, 2015

I have never seen anything like this place in my entire life !! To see these huge trees that once could have been cut with a saw, that now would take a diamond blade to even phase them is an odd & almost surreal thing...More

Thank Burly-Won-Kenobi
Reviewed September 23, 2013

I had the good fortune to spend two weeks in the Petrified Forest National Park on an assignment and can say without hesitation that it was one of the most amazing places I've ever visited. The name is misleading: the petrified wood is just one...More

4  Thank Mary C
Reviewed September 10, 2013

The Black Forest is really the northern part of Petrified Forest National Park, better known as the Painted Desert, and very handy from I-40. You can actually pull off the freeway and enjoy the visitors center, gift shop and restaurant without paying the entrance fee...More

Thank William L
Reviewed June 27, 2013

We toured the Petrified Forest in Arizona the same trip we made to the Grand Canyon in 2005 This park was simply breath taking. The colors, the size, and the abundance of petrified wood laying on the grounds of what use to be a forest...More

1  Thank onewoman62
Reviewed November 1, 2012

The Black Forest is near the north end of the Petrified Forest National Park. There are restrooms, a restaurant, and a large visitors center near by. This was our last stop through the park, so we were a little tired, but still enjoyed the views.

Thank 10SWAK13
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