Petrified Forest National Park is a window to the past. We recently toured Petrified Forest National Park, one of the world’s largest and most vibrantly co

Petrified Forest National Park is a window to the past. We recently toured Petrified Forest National Park, one of the world’s largest and most vibrantly co

Discover Route 66 in Petrified Forest National Park on your Arizona Road Trip this Year

Discover Route 66 in Petrified Forest National Park on your Arizona Road Trip this Year

Petrified Forest National Park - Arizona.  93,532.57 acres.  This portion of the Chinle Formation has a great concentration of 225-million-year-old petrified wood.  The  surrounding region, the Painted Desert, has eroded red-hue volcanic rock called bentonite.  There are also dinosaur fossils and over 350 Native American sites.

Petrified Forest National Park - Arizona. 93,532.57 acres. This portion of the Chinle Formation has a great concentration of 225-million-year-old petrified wood. The surrounding region, the Painted Desert, has eroded red-hue volcanic rock called bentonite. There are also dinosaur fossils and over 350 Native American sites.

Petrified Wood - crystals of minerals replace wood, until it is a stone copy of the tree that once was...

Petrified Wood - crystals of minerals replace wood, until it is a stone copy of the tree that once was...

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