Flagstaff, AZ Trails and Parks

Flagstaff has 206 trails in the vicinity, including 158 hiking trails and 29 for mountain biking. These trails range from 0.5 to 300 miles in length. The most popular trails are Humphreys Peak, Kachina Peaks Wilderness Trails and Hutch Mountain. Trails.com member Ken M. recently completed Humphreys Peak Trail.
  • Flagstaff Area Campgrounds

    6 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    The largest city in northern Arizona, Flagstaff has a full range of visitor services, as well as cultural events and museums. Spend some time at the Museum of Northern Arizona to learn more about ...
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    The largest city in northern Arizona, Flagstaff has a full range of visitor services, as well as cultural events and museums. ...

  • Humphreys Peak

    6 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    As the highest summit in the state, Humphreys Peak (12,633 feet) is more reminiscent of Colorado than Arizona. Reaching above timberline, the tallest of the San Francisco Peaks features the only ...
    •  6 hours
    •  9.6 miles
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    As the highest summit in the state, Humphreys Peak (12,633 feet) is more reminiscent of Colorado than Arizona. Reaching above ...

  • Little Bear Trail

    3 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    8 miles north of Flagstaff, in the Dry Lake Hills. A very scenic ride on mostly smooth singletrack.
    •  1.5 hours
    •  7.8 miles
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    8 miles north of Flagstaff, in the Dry Lake Hills. A very scenic ride on mostly smooth singletrack.

  • Walnut Canyon

    3 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    An easy walk to cliff-dwelling–style Indian ruins in Walnut Canyon National Monument. It descends about 200 feet below the rim and circles a small butte. Interpretive signs along the way explain ...
    •  1 hour
    •  0.7 miles
    •  Guide

    An easy walk to cliff-dwelling–style Indian ruins in Walnut Canyon National Monument. It descends about 200 feet below the ...

  • Elden Mountain Loop

    3 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This hike takes you to the summit of Elden Mountain and along a scenic ridge, where you’ll enjoy 100-mile views.
    •  5.5 hours
    •  7.6 miles
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    This hike takes you to the summit of Elden Mountain and along a scenic ridge, where you’ll enjoy 100-mile views.

  • Mount Elden

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Arizona features every bio-zone in the world but two: rain forest and coastline. Flagstaff and its surrounding mountains contain all the high-altitude zones, providing a stark contrast to the ...
    •  1 - 7 hours
    •  30 miles
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    Arizona features every bio-zone in the world but two: rain forest and coastline. Flagstaff and its surrounding mountains ...

  • SP Crater

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    A cross-country hike to an unusually symmetrical volcanic crater and an associated lava flow on the Coconino Plateau. It’s a steep climb on a loose, cinder surface, but well worth the effort. Follow ...
    •  1.5 hours
    •  2.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A cross-country hike to an unusually symmetrical volcanic crater and an associated lava flow on the Coconino Plateau. It’s ...

  • Kachina Trail

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This relatively new trail offers an easy hike through a fine alpine forest, ending at a scenic meadow. The hike is on the southwest slopes of San Francisco Mountain, in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness ...
    •  Day hike
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    This relatively new trail offers an easy hike through a fine alpine forest, ending at a scenic meadow. The hike is on the ...

  • Lockett Meadow

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    A great place to escape for an afternoon picnic or weekend campout. Hike and mountain bike on the Inner Basin Trail. This is a favorite spot for artists and photographers, especially in the spring ...
    •  Easy
    •  2 hours
    •  10 miles
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    A great place to escape for an afternoon picnic or weekend campout. Hike and mountain bike on the Inner Basin Trail. This ...

  • Elden Mountain

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Views from the top are outstanding. If the gate is open, you can drive to the lookout tower. Rangers on duty may allow you to climb the tower for a great 360-degree view. If the weather is clear, ...
    •  Easy
    •  1 hour
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Views from the top are outstanding. If the gate is open, you can drive to the lookout tower. Rangers on duty may allow you ...

  • Government Prairie

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    21 miles west of Flagstaff. Nearly level, easy cruise through extensive meadows and forest.
    •  3 hours
    •  15.2 miles
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    21 miles west of Flagstaff. Nearly level, easy cruise through extensive meadows and forest.

  • Humphreys Peak - Arizona Highpoint

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Highpoint rank by height: 12th. This hike starts from the Snow Bowl Ski area. Non-hikers may enjoy taking the "Scenic Skyride" on the Agassiz chair lift up to 11,500 feet (3,505 m). Humphreys ...
    •  5 to 6 hours
    •  9 miles
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    Highpoint rank by height: 12th. This hike starts from the Snow Bowl Ski area. Non-hikers may enjoy taking the "Scenic Skyride" ...

  • Hutch Mountain

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Mile after mile of quiet, secluded forest. Camp far away from others in the shade of tall ponderosa pines. Many side roads and ATV trails to explore. Enjoy picnic areas overlooking Stoneman Lake. ...
    •  Easy
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  40 miles
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    Mile after mile of quiet, secluded forest. Camp far away from others in the shade of tall ponderosa pines. Many side roads ...

  • Humphreys Peak Trail

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This popular hike takes you to the highest summit in Arizona, which is in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. On a clear day the views are, well, incredible. Note that cross-country hiking is prohibited ...
    •  6 hours
    •  8.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This popular hike takes you to the highest summit in Arizona, which is in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. On a clear day the ...

  • Sunset Crater and Wupatki National Monument

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Sunset Crater National Monument is a 1,000-foot-high historic cone. Here you will find strange rivers of lava that erupted 900 years ago that look as though they happened yesterday. There are ...
    •  One day to several days
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    Sunset Crater National Monument is a 1,000-foot-high historic cone. Here you will find strange rivers of lava that erupted ...

  • Kendrick Peak Trail

    2 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This hike follows a well-graded trail to the summit of the second highest mountain in northern Arizona, in the Kendrick Mountain Wilderness. The Kendrick Peak Trail is the easiest of the three ...
    •  5.5 hours
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike follows a well-graded trail to the summit of the second highest mountain in northern Arizona, in the Kendrick Mountain ...

  • Schultz Pass Trail

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Schultz Pass is a well-known backcountry drive, which is often combined with a visit to Sunset Crater and can be combined with one or two of the trails within the Cinder Hills OHV Area to make ...
    •  Easy
    •  45 minutes
    •  11.4 miles
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    Schultz Pass is a well-known backcountry drive, which is often combined with a visit to Sunset Crater and can be combined ...

  • Grand Falls

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    About 18 miles northeast of Flagstaff, on the Little Colorado River in the Painted Desert. This is a scenic ride through the Painted Desert to a seasonal waterfall on the Little Colorado River. ...
    •  4 hours
    •  18.6 miles
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    About 18 miles northeast of Flagstaff, on the Little Colorado River in the Painted Desert. This is a scenic ride through ...

  • Dry Lakes

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    8 miles north of Flagstaff, in the Dry Lake Hills. Scenic, forested loop with views of Mount Elden and the San Francisco Peaks.
    •  1.5 hours
    •  5.7 miles
    •  Guide

    8 miles north of Flagstaff, in the Dry Lake Hills. Scenic, forested loop with views of Mount Elden and the San Francisco ...

  • Wupatki Ruin

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    A short walk around an extensive, well-preserved Sinagua Indian ruin in Wupatki National Monument. It is worthwhile spending time in the visitor center to learn about the Sinagua Indians who ...
    •  Day hike
    •  0.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A short walk around an extensive, well-preserved Sinagua Indian ruin in Wupatki National Monument. It is worthwhile spending ...

  • Kendrick Peak Trail

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This hike follows a well-graded trail to the summit of the second highest mountain in northern Arizona, in the Kendrick Mountain Wilderness. The Kendrick Peak Trail is the easiest of the three ...
    •  Day hike
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    This hike follows a well-graded trail to the summit of the second highest mountain in northern Arizona, in the Kendrick Mountain ...

  • Humphreys Peak Trail

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This popular hike takes you to the highest summit in Arizona, which is in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. On a clear day, the views are incredible. Note that cross-country hiking is prohibited ...
    •  Day hike
    •  8.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This popular hike takes you to the highest summit in Arizona, which is in the Kachina Peaks Wilderness. On a clear day, the ...

  • Tramway Trail

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    This short trail in the West Clear Creek Wilderness is an enjoyable hike, and it provides access to spectacular West Clear Creek. The short but spectacular trail descends into the gorge of West ...
    •  Day hike
    •  0.8 miles
    •  Guide

    This short trail in the West Clear Creek Wilderness is an enjoyable hike, and it provides access to spectacular West Clear ...

  • Onyx Bridge

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    Situated in the starkly beautiful northern region of Petrified Forest National Park, Onyx Bridge is one of many petrified logs strewn across this desolate reach of Arizona. It earned its name ...
    •  3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Situated in the starkly beautiful northern region of Petrified Forest National Park, Onyx Bridge is one of many petrified ...

  • Inner Basin

    1 Reviews

    Flagstaff, AZ

    As its name suggests, the Inner Basin is a sheltered area surrounded by the impressive San Francisco Peaks. In geologic terms, however, it is much more than a beautiful montane landscape. The ...
    •  3 hours
    •  5.4 miles
    •  Guide

    As its name suggests, the Inner Basin is a sheltered area surrounded by the impressive San Francisco Peaks. In geologic terms, ...