Puerco Pueblo Trail

  • Puerco Pueblo in Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona.
  • Puerco Pueblo in Petrified Forest National Park, Arizona.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

0.3 (miles)

 Very Easy

Loop

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Arizona

Petrified Forest

Puerco Pueblo Trail in Petrified Forest National Park is a very easy and short leg stretcher hike that give visitors a lesson in the area's rich history. The park's website says this hike starts at the "Puerco Pueblo parking area. At Puerco Pueblo, walk amidst the remains of a hundred room pueblo, occupied by the ancestral Puebloan people over 600 years ago. Petroglyphs can be viewed along the south end of the trail. Do not climb on the boulders or walls. Please do not touch the petroglyphs. This trail is paved and does not have stairs, making it suitable for strollers and various mobility equipment (power and manual)." There is camping available in Petrified Forest National Park.

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Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Petrified Forest National Park 1 Park Road P.O. Box 2217 Petrified Forest, AZ 86028

Arizona Trails

Petrified Forest Trails

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