Review of Sunset Crater National Monument: The most recent volcanic eruption in Arizona and a place to still see lava flows!
Sunset Crater National Monument, Arizona On our drive to Page (Arizona) from Meteor Crater National Landmark on December 24th, 2022, my wife and I happened to pass through Arizona state road #89. It was during that drive north that we saw Sunset Crater National Monument . At first, I didn’t think much of it, until I had an ‘eureka’ moment. I had remembered that the place is featured as one of many scenic walking/running routes of the Borgata gym’s treadmills! My wife and I had been using those treadmills which display popular hiking/running routes in many national parks and monuments like Grand Canyon, Zion, Grand Staircase-Escalante, etc. We always found those scenic routes totally enjoyable and made it much less boring when using them, sometimes an hour at a time. Buried within one of those running routes was Sunset Crater National Monument , which I found fascinating. Even on a small display screen of not more than 10 inches, the fascinating and extraordinary landscape cov