DownTown Flagstaff History and Geology Walk
Flagstaff: Of Volcanoes, Ponderosas, and The Mother Road
Hiking around downtown Flagstaff requires all the senses: sight, smell, taste, feel, and hearing. Using these senses, and your sixth (your sense of adventure), we will introduce you to the Flagstaff you never knew; one of lumber barons, explosive volcanoes, historical buildings constructed from the very rocks that rim the Grand Canyon, the ubiquitous railroad, and the road that made the New West famous.  We will eat, drink, and walk the local flair that not oly makes Flagstaff special today, but special from the beginning.

Check out our other Flagstaff Hiking tours , our adventurous Flagstaff BackPacking tours , and our comfortable Flagstaff BaseCamping tours !
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Distance: 3 miles

Elevation Change: no elevation change

Fitness: 1
Comfort: 1
Solitude: 1

1 person: $175
2 people: $90 per person
3 people: $80 per person
4-5 people: $60 per person
6 people: $50 per person
10 & under: $20

What is included?
Transportation to and from the trailhead from your Flagstaff hotel, lunch at a local eatery, Riordan Mansion tour, trail snacks, day packs, and knowledgeable, licensed geologist/guides

What should you bring?
Appropriate clothing for the weather (call us for details if unsure), water bottles or hydration bladder (3 liter capacity per person), hiking shoes/boots, waterproof jacket/poncho, hat & sunglasses, camera, sunscreen. During colder weather, warm hats, gloves, and scarves will be desirable. Guide gratuities are customary and greatly appreciated.

Joining a tour:
To make a reservation, visit our  Reservation Request  page. Or call our office at 1-602-904-2536, Monday to Sunday, 9am to 5pm AZ time.

Meeting Time and Place:
Blue Marble can grab you from your hotel in Flagstaff, or you may choose to meet at the designated meeting place, which will be included in your pre-trip information packet. Our meeting time will be arranged upon booking your reservation and is largely dependent on time of year.

To guarantee your reservation we require a 50% deposit. We collect the remaining balance 30 days prior to the hike departing. Any cancellation made more than 15 days prior to departure will receive a full refund less a $30 processing fee. Cancellations made within 15 days will receive a 50% refund and any cancellation made within 72 hours of the hike departing will receive no refunds or credits. There are no refunds for guests who arrive late or depart early from the trip. There are no refunds for late arrivals.