"What a nice surprise, this quaint town of Flagstaff,
we came for a day and stayed a week!" - Vivian, Spain
The picturesque mountain town of Flagstaff is located in Northern Arizona, surrounded by the Coconino National Forest, nestled at the base of the San Francisco peaks. At 12,670 feet, the peaks rise to the highest point in the state. Flagstaff offers clean air and water, friendly people, four mild seasons and plenty of things to do, all in a beautiful alpine setting. Over 60,000 lucky people live here and more than 1 million visit each year. As a vital university town, Flagstaff has both educational and cultural amenities, and the college crowd certainly helps to keep things lively. Flagstaff is surrounded by some of the most beautiful country in the southwest, providing year round enjoyment. It is the perfect hub for exploring the high country of Arizona and all of its natural wonders.
"From here you can see everything!"
nearly 300 days of sunshine per year, outdoor enthusiasts flock to the
Flagstaff area. Hiking, biking, skiing, cycling, fishing
and of course the national parks and monuments nearby, offer something
for everyone. There's also plenty of shopping, over 200 restaurants,
movie theaters, festivals and other events happening throughout the
year. To check on upcoming local events.
||After a full day of sightseeing, you may be ready to party. Flagstaff is packed with energy and really comes alive at night! Northern Arizona University, located just blocks from the hostel, boasts over 20,,000 students. The town's large population of young folks are out and about on a regular basis in the newly renovated downtown area, just minutes from the Grand Canyon Hostel.
Flagstaff is a real party scene, with a wide variety of upbeat nightclubs and hot music to choose from. This dynamic little city is known as the "live music capital of Northern Arizona" - FLAGSTAFF ROCKS!