The Incredible Arizona Hiking Trail That Takes You Past Ancient Lava Flow

Most of us are aware that Arizona is home to several dormant volcanoes, but not everyone knows you can hike through lava that erupted from them. Located near Sunset Crater, the Lava Flow Trail takes visitors on a fascinating journey past 1,000-year-old ash, geological formations, and patches of smoothed-over ground once covered in scalding liquid rock.

For more information, visit Sunset Crater’s website.

Have you ever hiked the Lava Flow Trail? Are there any other trails in Arizona that lead through ancient rock formations? Here’s one of our favorites: An Arizona Indian Tribe Mysteriously Vanished And Left Behind These Ancient Rock Drawings.

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