Carrizo Plain National Monument, Maricopa

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Carrizo Plain National Monument is located in Maricopa. Work out when and for how long to visit Carrizo Plain National Monument and other Maricopa attractions using our handy Maricopa day trip planner.
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  • We went during the super bloom. I haven't seen anything like it, simply amazing. The fields went on and on, brilliant color.  more »
  • This large plain is flanked by hills in the distance, and no buildings. There is a single main road (primarily dirt road, but wash board style, and OK for regular vehicle, at least when dry) that goes...  more »
  • Never disappointed. It's a place for silence away from our connected world. Enjoy grand views. Listen to insects. Have a picnic. The Carrizo Plain is a place for your imagination.
  • Great place but it’s getting crowded. Hopefully people stop sharing so much online. At least until people mature enough to enjoy areas like this responsibly. It’s really impacting our public lands.

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