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things to do in flagstaff

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things to do in flagstaff

excuse my ignorance but what is there to do in and around flagstaff ??

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1. Re: things to do in flagstaff

In the city of Flagstaff there quite a few places to visit, hikes to do and other recreational activities. Also in the surrounding area are a number of National Monuments.

In Flagstaff:

Museum of Northern Arizona www.musnaz.org

The Lowell Observatory www.lowell.edu

Riordan Mansion State Historic Park www.azstateparks.com

The Arboretum at Flagstaff www.thearb.org

Surrounding area:

Wupatki and Sunset Crater Nat Monuments

Walnut Canyon Nat Monument

Coconino National Forest www.fs.fed.us/r3/coconino

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2. Re: things to do in flagstaff

most activities have been listed but what are you interested in doing? A little more info needed please? Are you interested in native culture, cowboy bars, historic downtown, trains, hikes???????

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3. Re: things to do in flagstaff

also what time of year will greatly affect your trip.

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4. Re: things to do in flagstaff

Definitely do the Musuem of Northern Arizona as that is at least 2-3 hours. You'll not only explore the Indian Cultures, but get an idea to the geology into Northern Arizona.

It might be too cold now, but during the warmer seasons (no snow), you could take the alphine lift up one of the peaks and get a decisive view of the north rim of the Grand Canyon.

How about a stroll of the downtown locality of Flagstaff and window shop?

Plenty of hiking trails and parks in/around Flagstaff. Visit Montezuma's Well and Castle down south of I-17 (possibly as far away as one hour.

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