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Fay Canyon Trail

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Address: Boynton Pass Road, Sedona, AZ
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Fun, Scenic Trail

We were a pretty diverse family group ranging in age from 10 to 70 years old. We all found it to be an easy about 3 mile in and out hike. About 1/4 of a mile in there is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
GerriS63_10
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Wilmington, Delaware
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Wilmington, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a pretty diverse family group ranging in age from 10 to 70 years old. We all found it to be an easy about 3 mile in and out hike. About 1/4 of a mile in there is a natural arch off to the right, but you really have to look for it. There is a side trail that... More 

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Perry Hall, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, not entirely flat, but not a hard trail. Really pretty scenery. Most of hike is along a creek bed and in trees. About 3-4 miles round trip. Worth going to the end. Can do a little rock climbing there. Free parking.

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Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have hiked this trail several times during the summer months. It is a good hike for this time of year as it is short-approx. 2 miles round trip with about 150 ft.elevation gain. It is basically flat and easy. Excellent hike if you have younger children.We actually saw a couple with a stroller on the trail!! It is also... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great hike, fairly flat terrain. Saw a few other folks on the trail, but not too many on a Sunday morning before the heat set in.

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Kirtland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After hiking in a different area with no shade and temperatures over 100 degrees, we found this trail. Very nicely maintained-lots of shade and its mostly flat. There are stunning views along the way. Go in the morning before it gets too hot!

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice short trail into a box canyon. Not much shade but an easy walk. Good car parking on the road opposite.

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Wheeling, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've walked this trail in years past when there was a way to get to the arch crossing a dry wash and scrambling over a rocky "trail". It has gotten overgrown so you have to be satisfied with seeing the arch from the main trail. It is easily missed if you don't know where to look. The trail has some... More 

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New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was such a great experience, the hike was very mild and beautiful through the woods, with plenty of shade and natural beauty! When the trail ended, you can walk up the rocks to the top and the views are stunning. If you choose to hike up this section, there is an incline but not anything intense. On a clear... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We only had an afternoon to take a trail in July in Sedona. This was a very easy trail to do with lots of shade. The views are beautiful, especially at the end of the trail. Worth doing any time of day.

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Perfect for beginners, not too strenuous and just beautiful. Shaded for the most part, so a good choice for hot days.

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