Carrizo Plain National Monument, Maricopa

#2233 of 9,158 in Things to do in California
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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  • The Carrizzo Plain is probably the most isolated location in Southern California. Here you can see, in spring miles of flowers in bloom surrounded by colourful terrain. Also remnants of pioneers...  more »
  • We went during the super bloom. I haven't seen anything like it, simply amazing. The fields went on and on, brilliant color.  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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