The Mystical Place In Arizona Where Dinosaurs Once Roamed
As a child, there are few things more intriguing than the thought of massive creatures roaming the earth. Whether it’s dinosaurs, dragons, or mythical creatures from folklore, these creatures always manage to capture the imagination and wonder of children. Well, what if you could see some evidence that at least one of these actually walked across Arizona?
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
The Moenkopi Dinosaur Tracks are located on Highway 160 just west of Tuba City on the Navajo Nation. It is just over a one-hour drive from Flagstaff and you can find a map of the exact location on this here.
Monica is a Diné (Navajo) freelance writer and photographer based in the Southwest. Born in Gallup and raised in Phoenix, she is Tódich'ii'nii (Bitter Water People) and Tsi'naajinii (Black Streak Wood People). Monica is a staff writer for Only In Your State, photo editor for The Mesa Legend, and previously a staff writer for The Navajo Post. You can reach her at [email protected]
Thank you! You'll receive your first newsletter soon!