The destination for all seasons, Flagstaff is alive with cultural diversity, history and amazing recreational and scientific opportunities. At a cool 7,000 feet elevation, located in the world's largest Ponderosa Pine Forest, Flagstaff is near seven national parks and monuments and only 80 miles from the Grand Canyon. With a variety of dining, and lodging options, from hotels to B&B's, Flagstaff is an ideal location to experience the wonders of the Southwest. Today, modern explorers, outdoor adventurers, cultural enthusiasts, scientists, and educators make their way to Flagstaff seeking the charm and freedom of the American West. Flagstaff has countless options of things to do and see in a beautiful setting year-round.