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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 2 May 2017

We have camped, hiked, shot, and ridden dual sport motorcycles in Coconino over a few years; I'm writing this review while camped there, in fact (great cell coverage in many areas!). Be sure to get a "motor vehicle use map" from the Forest Service in...More

Thank VespagirL55
Reviewed 25 April 2017

You drive through this area when traveling to/from the Grand Canyon/Flagstaff area etc. The scenery is almost endless as sights appear on every curve and hill. A few you can stop at or stop at overlooks etc. Beautiful area.

Thank GeneG547
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We found the start of the canyon very similar to our MI, tall pine deer running through the fresh snow. Beautiful!!

Thank happyheidi2017
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The variety of sights to see here is amazing. We particularly enjoy the Sedona area, where there are plenty of hiking trails. There are plenty of hiking trails take you through red rocks. Even just driving through, you will be greeted with wonderful views of...More

1  Thank ICTtravler
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Amazing views of the Red Rocks. Every turn there is a new view of landscape. Many places to stop and take photographs if necessary.

Thank Becky B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Driving through this National Forest you will see some amazingly beautiful scenery. At times you have some wonderful mountain vistas and at other times you are driving through pine forests. We managed to find several pullouts where we could stop and take photographs.

Thank mjc404
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We were traveling through the area and truly enjoyed the drive through the Forest. We didn't see any wild life but the roads were great and the scenery in March was very nice. It would be great to visit every month to see the seasons...More

Thank fooodie66
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We traveled through on our spring break trips. We are not outdoorsy people so we did not camp there.

Thank Twila P
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Always enjoy going back to explore all the trails that the Coconino National Forest has to offer. Every trail offers a different view and desire level of physical activity. You can go for an early morn or eve stroll, or, you can up your level...More

Thank Wandermuses
Reviewed 12 March 2017

The Cococino Forest has great views and a kot of natural beauty. We saw waterfalls, mountains, trees and had a great time driving through. It was a bit hilly in sime spots but i woykd definitely go back again and would,send anyone that way.

1  Thank Brandy M
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23 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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All National Forests are free ....
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Response from Marilyn M | Reviewed this property |
I am from Flagstaff and it usually starts to get colder around October. We even have had snow on Halloween! The cold snap is what will change the colors of the Aspens and Maples and Oak trees we have here. I'd try for... More