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Craters Of The Moon National Monument & Preserve, ID

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Craters Of The Moon National Monument & Preserve

Craters of the Moon is a vast ocean of lava flows with scattered islands of cinder cones and sagebrush. We invite you to explore this "weird and scenic landscape" where yesterday's volcanic events are ...[more]

Address

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
P.O. Box 29
Arco, ID 83213
Phone:(208) 527 1300
Email:crmo_information@nps.gov

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Getting There

Plane
Nearest airports are located in Hailey, Idaho (60 miles / 97 km), Idaho Falls, Idaho (84 miles / 135 km), and Twin Falls, Idaho (90 miles / 145 km).

Car
18 miles (28 km) west of Arco, Idaho on Highway 20/26/93, 24 miles (39 km) east of Carey, Idaho on Highway 20/26/93, 84 miles (135 km) from Idaho Falls, and 90 miles (145 km) from Twin Falls.
 

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  • BIKING BIKING
  • CAMPING CAMPING
  • HIKING HIKING
  • HUNTING HUNTING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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