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Devil's Playground

Petrified Forest National Park, AZ
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Description: Eroded area of the Painted Desert where colors are brilliant.
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Denver, Colorado, United States
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82 reviews 82 reviews
35 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

This is a small treasure of a national park. The petrified wood is truly amazing and is plentiful to see in its two museums and, even better, out on the paths and drives. It’s amazing to see petrified logs strewn around as if giants had laid them flat centuries ago. The colors and textures of the former wood remain in... More

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Bryson City, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

I am working in this part of the country for the summer, so on my days off, i enjoy trying to absorb as much of the local scenery as I can. This place is a "short trip' from where I am staying at Gallup, NM, and I had an enjoyable afternoon visitng this part of the state. NM is called... More

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Fallbrook, California, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

This is a drive thru with a few pull offs to explore. Road is very well paved. The scenery is so colorful and beautiful, the petrified wood was neat to look at. Great family fun!

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Madison, Wisconsin
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110 reviews 110 reviews
26 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

The entire park is a marvel! Take time to visit newspaper rock to see over 650 petriglyphs.

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