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Address: Route 89A, Sedona, AZ 83149
Phone Number: 928 282-4119
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Breathtaking in its red rock beauty, the Canyon is a spectacular 16-mile...

Breathtaking in its red rock beauty, the Canyon is a spectacular 16-mile gorge with streams and waterfalls between sheer rock walls.

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Breathtaking beauty

The drive through Oak Creek Canyon from Sedona to Flagstaff is a MUST for any visitors to the Sedona area. The lush, canyon scenery & numerous easy hiking/walking trails along... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Royal Oak, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The drive through Oak Creek Canyon from Sedona to Flagstaff is a MUST for any visitors to the Sedona area. The lush, canyon scenery & numerous easy hiking/walking trails along this 28-mile route make it even more enjoyable. In places, the cliffs of the canyon are right beside the road, and the tall trees (Aspens, Ponderosa pines, etc.) just add... More 

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Gilroy, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Oak Creek Canyon offers one of the most beautiful views of Sedona, Arizona. The drive from Flagstaff to Uptown Sedona is a lovely winding drive through Red Rock views and the canyon below. The road is steep and gets very winding as you climb further down the canyon towards Sedona. In the winter the road and canyon is just gorgeous... More 

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Stafford, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The drive through Oak Creek Canyon is breathtaking. Explored the pathways and trails to see the local plant and animal life. Can't wait to visit the area again!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The 30 miles or so up 89A from Sedona to Flagstaff has been called one of America's great scenic drives, and it is. Stop at Slide Rock Park for a hike, Junipine Resort for lunch, and the Indian market at the top. Then either head back down (be careful on those switchbacks!) or continue to Flagstaff to shop, eat dinner,... More 

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Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was an AWESOME hike. We started very early before the crowds and heat. It's like another world following the creek with its shady trees abundant flowers and birds. Coming out we encountered lots of people and the typical summer heat. If you enjoy peaceful solitude, then it's worth rising early to get the most out of this hike. Also,... More 

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Manteca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The canyon drive from Flagstaff to Sedona (or reverse) is one of the best drives in the area. Starting from Uptown Sedona heading up the canyon toward Flagstaff is a drive you should definitely plan for a weekday. Only because weekend tourist traffic can be quite heavy on the winding, steep accent it can be very slow. The drive is... More 

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Queensbury, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The ride throught the canyon was low and there was several areas of local shopping and food . There is places for tent camping and access to trails and and streams.

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Montesano, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There is a lot to explore here. Slide Rock State Park looks fun-go during the week. It is so beautiful it can't be described. Lots of eye candy.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We traveled the West Fork hike. If you travel the full length it is about 3.3 miles in making a total of 6.6 miles. You have to wade or balance on rocks across the creek about 13 times. This was actually fun, in spite of getting my feet wet a few times. The hike itself is fairly level and easy... More 

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Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful canyon! Traffic does get backed up so you need to be cautious! Worth seeing! Check out Slide Rock! Watch for cars parked along the 89A and pedestrians.

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