Flagstaff is situated at the base of the San Francisco Peaks mountain range with an elevation of 7,000 feet. The city’s amazing four-season weather, scenery and unique charm draws visitors and new residents from the surrounding deserts and around the world.
Founded in the late 1800’s, Flagstaff’s early industries included lumber, railroads and ranching – the remnants of which contribute to the city’s distinctive appearance and character. The original Flagstaff train station still stands and now serves as the city’s visitor center.
Over the years Flagstaff has evolved into a truly unique city with a high quality of life, and a destination for endurance athletes and outdoor enthusiasts in general. The sidewalks of downtown bustle with locals, students and visitors enjoying the rich culture and recreational opportunities. Make no mistake; Flagstaff is an incredible place to live.