Watercolor artist Thomas Moran spent many a night here completing his sketches of the western landscape in the early 1900s. His breathtaking depictions of the wildlands moved Congress to preserve such places as the Grand Canyon and Yellowstone as national parks.

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Northern Arizona features some of the most spectacular scenery in the world — including the Grand Canyon. And it’s all accessible from the Hotel Weatherford.

Grand Canyon National Park
One of the world’s premier natural attractions, the Grand Canyon is a required destination for those traveling in northern Arizona. Words simply can’t describe it. [More info...]

Painted Desert / Petrified Forest National Park
With one of the world’s largest and most colorful concentrations of petrified wood, multi-hued badlands of the Painted Desert, historic structures, archeological sites, and displays of 225 million year old fossils, this is a surprising land of scenic wonders and fascinating science. [More info...]

Monument Valley Tribal Park
Perhaps the most enduring and definitive images of the American West, Monument Valley features red mesas and buttes that have been filmed and photographed countless times. To see most of the valley, you’ll have to take a drive or tour within Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. [More info...]