Petrified Forest National Park Culture

History and Culture

For 10,000 years people have been coming to what is now Petrified Forest National Park. Whether hunting and gathering, building roads and trails, or traveling on US Route 66, the presence of people is documented in the archeological and historical artifacts and buildings found within the park.

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October's Featured Park
Arches National Park is known for its' remarkable natural red sandstone arches. With over 2,000 catalogued arches that range in size from a three-foot opening, to Landscape Arch which measures 306 feet from base to base, the park offers the largest concentration of natural arches in the world.
October's Animal
Most commonly found in the tundra of Rocky Mountain National Park, the pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.