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Address: Flagstaff, AZ
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Located north of Flagstaff, these are the remains of ancient volcanic peaks...

Located north of Flagstaff, these are the remains of ancient volcanic peaks that may have once reached 15,000 feet above the Colorado Plateau.

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Driving from Grand Canyon to Flagstaff you can enjoy these mountain peaks and other beautiful places. So i advice to take road 180.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Driving from Grand Canyon to Flagstaff you can enjoy these mountain peaks and other beautiful places. So i advice to take road 180.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

We were staying in Flagstaff so drove out towards the San Francisco Peaks area. This area is a former volcanic area. Humphreys Peak is the tallest at 12,633 feet. There are numerous trails in the area. We did some hiking. The Navajo consider them sacred mountains.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

The peaks and the moutains dominate the scene around Flagstaff and are quite different to the country you see to the north and to the south .

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Every place we went on our trip to the Grand Canyon, these mountains were in the background. They were beautiful.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I'm amazed to discover we can review something so iconic, so powerful, as the Peaks themselves. My favorite spot in the state; if I ever got a tattoo this silhouette would be it. The highest point in Arizona, with permafrost in places, a sky ride to get to the view you'll never forget...sacred to many First Nations, so I recommend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

Perfect timing, late August, for viewing the yellow wildflower fields in and around Flagstaff. An especially beautiful spot,is near Arizona Snowbowl, with the Peaks in the background.

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Ipswich, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

On our way to the Grand Canyon our guide pointed out the San Francisco Peaks; on our way back we saw them from the other side. We saw enough to think that on another trip we would like to go a lot closer, perhaps hiking a bit. It was fun to see this particular range, which has so often been... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is one of the prettiest hiking areas in Flagstaff. Lockett Meadow is a popular summer destination for campers and hikers seeking cooler temperatures. Then in October, the big attraction is the changing colors of the aspens --- a joy for photographers. After navigating the narrow U.S. Forest Service road to Lockett Meadow and the Inner Basin Trail, your reward... More 

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Corrales, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Made the trip to the snow bowl which is at almost 11,000 feet. Beautiful views of the rest of the area

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Dunnellon, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

there are a lot of other fabulous sites to see, so if you are short on time, skip this. you can see the peaks from many other vantage spots.

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