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“Really does look like the Golden Gate Bridge!”

San Francisco Peaks
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US$272.27*
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Colorado River Float Trip from Flagstaff
Ranked #14 of 103 things to do in Flagstaff
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Owner description: 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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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
“Really does look like the Golden Gate Bridge!”
Reviewed 25 October 2013

Just a beautiful sight. It draws you in. The forest and the hills along the way make for a gorgeous drive in this area. It's impossible to not get out of the car to get up close and personal.

Visited October 2013
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Wallingford, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
“Inner Basin Trail”
Reviewed 20 October 2013

This trail leads into the heart of an ancient volcano (caldera) and begins at Lockett Meadow. To access the trail head, drive northeast of Flagstaff on US Highway 89 for 12 miles too Forest Road 420 directly across from the Sunset Crater turnoff. Turn left (west) of about 1/2 mile, turn right (north) on Forest Road 552. Turn right at the Lockett Meadow sign and continue to the trailhead. I would recommend doing this hike when the aspens are changing color in early fall. I hiked this trail on October 4th and as the sun shone through the grove of aspens, they were a beautiful gold color.

Visited October 2013
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Phoenix, Arizona
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45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Hike Humphrey's Peak!”
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Very challenging hike, amazing views. You'll be up above the tree line at the peak, nearly 13,000 ft elevation.

Visited October 2013
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1 Thank Mary D
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Midlands
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100 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Very slow chairlift”
Reviewed 30 September 2013

Views are great but the chairlift takes forever to get to the top of the peak. We got the first snowfall of the season so be warned that it's a very cold ride up.

Visited September 2013
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Thank AnneDM
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ohio
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“Great views”
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Long ride and very high great atmosphere but check hours of operation and days during the off ski season. You may want to plan your trip around this

Visited June 2013
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