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Nice quiet trail

We combined the Lower Chimney Rock Trail with the Thunder Mountain Trail. This made it a little... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2018
Yvonne S
San Clemente, California
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An easy hike with fabulous views!

This trail gives you an easy workout with fabulous views all around - most notably Chimney Rock and... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2018
silver spring, md
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Reviewed April 1, 2015

In less than 30 minutes you can reach the base of the spire and enjoy amazing views. You can easily see Chimney Rock when you are driving down 89A in West Sedona it looks like a smoke stack. The trailhead is at the end of...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We combined the Lower Chimney Rock Trail with the Thunder Mountain Trail. This made it a little more challenging and lengthy. Round trip about 2 hours. Nicely marked and had increases in elevation and strenuousness. Carry sufficient amount of water! Only spotted two people out...More

Thank Yvonne S
Reviewed April 20, 2018

This trail gives you an easy workout with fabulous views all around - most notably Chimney Rock and Thunder mountain. From start to finish, the short hike takes less than an hour and the incline is not very taxing - great for beginners or older...More

1  Thank IAP65
Reviewed April 5, 2018

The concierge at Sedona Real Inn recommended our family try this hike our first night in Sedona. It is a nice, moderate hike close to the town with great views. Not too strenuous after traveling 8 hours.

Thank Roxanne D
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

After a morning Jeep tour we were wanted to do a short/easy walk and our Jeep guide recommended this one. We enjoyed the views from this trail, of both the broad vistas and chimney rock itself. It’s not that hilly and easy to do in...More

1  Thank carrjenn
Reviewed February 25, 2018

Gorgeous view of Chimney Rock and Thunder Mountain! On the way walk pass the Peace Park and Medicine Wheel.

Thank PocahontasTraveler
Reviewed February 4, 2018

This trail can be incorporated as a loop trail with other nearby trails. You will find the tread easy to navigate along this well-maintained trail. Being very close to Sedona it does get a fair amount of other hikers, but do not let that discourage...More

Thank OutdoorKidz
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This is a nice trail around the mesa or if you want to see more, hike up to the top. The views are spectacular. We are avid hikers and the trail up was not a problem. Coming down is steep and rocky (slide easily) so...More

Thank Alie M
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

We went at 4 pm and watched the sunset from summit trail. Easy hike but summit trail is short but challenging. Views from top of the sunset are great. No crowds it is well away from the town so no traffic. I would definitely consider...More

Thank aweiss00
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

A great get away from the busy streets of Sedona. We enjoyed the walk and recommend it to anyone wanting to give it a try. Kind of hard to find but ask the locals for directions.

Thank 277allana
Reviewed December 2, 2017

This is an easy hike with some nice views. It is a good choice if you want a short hike that is not too strenuous.

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