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“Great Hike”
Review of Bell Rock

Bell Rock
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Sedona Spectacular Vortex Tour
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Huntsville, Alabama
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“Great Hike”
Reviewed May 18, 2013

The Courthouse Loop trail is a 4 mile loop around Bell Rock, rated as moderate in difficulty. It is an excellent hike with spectacular views at every turn and opportunities to climb on some of the rocks for those who feel so inclined. Little Bell Rock is about the 1/2 way point and was an easy climb providing a perfect rest stop.We did meet several people on the trail but for the most part you feel like you are out there on your own. We set out fairly early in the day to try to beat the heat, be sure to take plenty of water and wear sturdy shoes.
Special thanks to my husband and the complete stranger who encouraged me to make the climb on Little Bell. If I can do it anyone can!

Visited May 2013
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“Great hike”
Reviewed May 15, 2013

The Bell Rock/Courthouse Loop is a very popular, easy/moderate hike. The footing is OK but supportive hiking shoes are recommended. The views are spectacular.

Visited May 2013
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Yucca Valley, California
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“Red Rock beauty up close and personal”
Reviewed May 14, 2013

Great hike for all ages. Trail is well marked and easy to follow. Cyclists share the trail in some areas. Courthouse loop is available from Bell Rock and not to be missed. Lots of beauty and solitude along the way. Great photo opportunities!

Visited May 2013
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New York City, New York
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“Very strong energy source”
Reviewed May 14, 2013

Since renovating the roads and approaches only access is a mostly flat and even trailhead--bring water and be prepared for a long hike before actually in a position to climb. Scenic trail though with numerous photo ops

Visited May 2013
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new york
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“Wonderful Hike”
Reviewed May 13, 2013

Great hike but it's pretty steep. We loved it. The rock is so perfectly shaped, it really looks like a bell!
It's better to go early in the morning to avoid the heat and crowds (because everybody loves it)!

Visited April 2013
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