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Reviewed June 2, 2019
AnthonyS2923
Petrified Black Forest

Another of the splendid sights within th Park where field of petrified wood of variegated... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2019
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Reviewed June 2, 2019

It's hard to say too much about these places. There is much beauty and a true sense of calm about these areas. It calls to my soul and resets my sense that all will be right with our world.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019

Another of the splendid sights within th Park where field of petrified wood of variegated multicolored majesty lie strewn about on the ground. Colorful vistas line the horizon. Enjoy!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David B L
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Stop here and get out your car and take in al the Petrified rocks, tress, and other amenities that they have preserved over the last several 100's of years. Truly amazing and the photo opportunities are there for the taking. We stood on some of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed September 4, 2017

Loved visiting this site, if you get a chance visit with your camera and photograph the petrified wood

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Graham F
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Very interesting place to visit. Beautiful nature wanders, amazing energy of surrounding. It is geology lesson you can see with your own eyes.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Olga T
Reviewed September 30, 2016

This provides a view of the petrified logs over a wide expanse and is worth a visit. It is near the Blue mesa and has great biews and scenery.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed November 7, 2015 via mobile

The historic value alone is worth the trip, the beauty of it is a bonus. So happy and impressed with the entire park. The staff was very friendly and informative. Definitely worth the stop if your in the area or planning a vacation.

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank ChristineNH
Reviewed May 28, 2015

Simply beautiful here. Seeing the old petroglyfs are stunning to view. So much natural, and ancient people's history here. Good informative signs around, but they could have been better.

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank Curtez151
Reviewed April 26, 2015

I have never seen anything like this place in my entire life !! To see these huge trees that once could have been cut with a saw, that now would take a diamond blade to even phase them is an odd & almost surreal thing...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank Burly-Won-Kenobi
Reviewed September 23, 2013

I had the good fortune to spend two weeks in the Petrified Forest National Park on an assignment and can say without hesitation that it was one of the most amazing places I've ever visited. The name is misleading: the petrified wood is just one...More

Date of experience: September 2013
5  Thank Mary C
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