Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), Sedona

4.9
Designated as Arizona's first All-American Road, Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) runs through Red Rock Country. Along the road, you'll be dwarfed by the ancient red rocks that tower overhead. You'll also drive through pine forests in the Coconino National Forest. The byway is less than 16 km (10 mi), but multiple scenic pull-off points along the way make it worth taking your time. Visit the Forest Visitor Center for maps of hiking and biking trails that cut through the area. By using our Sedona day trip tool, you can arrange your visit to Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and other attractions in Sedona.
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  • Very scenic drive with plenty of stops for viewpoints and/or hiking. You can see plenty of the rock formations on the drive alone  more »
  • Came from phoenix, nic meandering drive into the oak creek canyon and sedona, great views and vistas, try to stop at the oak creek ranger station for hiking info, purchase pass, and other info. Went.....  more »
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