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Sedona's Best in 5's

Here's the quick and dirty details on Sedona's Best in 5's. Ranked in order of preference for your convenience and viewing pleasure!! Follow the shiny things.... Ready. Set. GO!!!!!

Possible Handicap Accessibe/Stroller Friendly Sites
1) Red Rock State Park, 1-3 miles/75ft, INFO/MAP
2) Crescent Moon Picnic Area, 1.4 miles/50ftINFO/MAP
3) Oak Creek Vista Overlook, .5 miles/75ftINFO/MAP
4) Wilson Canyon Trail, Up to 2.4 miles/320ft, INFO/MAP
5) Bell Rock Vista, 3.9 miles/220ftINFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Creekside Hikes
1) West Fork Trail, 6.4 miles/245ftINFO/MAP
2) Baldwin to Tempelton Trail, 3 miles/370ftINFO/MAP
3) Bell Trail, 7 miles/340ftINFO/MAP
4) Parsons Trail, 8 miles/600ft, 4x4INFO/MAP
5) Allens Bend, 1.2 miles/50ftINFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Sunrise/Sunset Hikes
1) Cathedral Rock Trail,1.8 miles/750ft, INFO/MAP
2) Doe Mountain Trail1.8 miles/500ftINFO/MAP
3) Crescent Moon Picnic Area, .75 mile/375ftINFO/MAP
4) Cowpies, 1.2 miles/140ft, 4x4, INFO/MAP
5) Scheurman Vista, .6 miles/325ft, INFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Shaded/Fall Foliage Hikes
1) Boynton Canyon Trail, 6.5 miles/650ft, INFO/MAP
2) West Fork Trail, 6.4 miles/245ft, INFO/MAP
3) Harding Springs Trail, 1.4 miles/750ft, INFO/MAP
4) Fay Canyon Trail, 2.4 miles/195ft, INFO/MAP
5) Sterling Pass Trail, 5 miles/1,000ft x 2, INFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Summertime Swimming Hikes
1) Grasshopper Point to Allens Bend, 1 mile, 50ft, INFO/MAP
2) Huckaby Trail from Midgley Bridge, .8 miles, 375ft, INFO/MAP
3) Bell Trail to The Crack, 7 miles/340ft, INFO/MAP
4) West Clear Creek via Bullpen, 7 miles/350ft, 4x4, INFO/MAP
5) Slide Rock State Park, .5 miles/75ft, INFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Winter Hikes
1) Munds Wagon to Cowpies, 7.5 miles/875ft, INFO/MAP
2) Mescal Trail via Deadmans Pass, 5 miles/325ft, INFO/MAP
3) Bell Rock Pathway, 3.9 miles/220ft, INFO/MAP
4) Baldwin Loop, 2.5 miles/170ft, INFO/MAP
5) Slim Shady Trail, 5 miles, 280ft, MAP

Sedona's Best Vortex Hikes
1) Boynton Canyon, 6.5 miles/650ft, INFO/MAP
2) Cathedral Rock Trail, 1.8 miles/750ft, INFO/MAP
3) Bell Rock Pathway, 3.9 miles/220ft, INFO/MAP
4) Airport Loop, 3.5 miles/280ft, INFO/MAP
5) *Cowpies Trail, 1.2 miles/140ft, 4X4, INFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Native American Cultural Sites
1) Honanki Heritage Site, 4X4, $5, INFO/MAP
2) Palatki Heritage Site, 4X4, $5, INFO/MAP
3) V-Bar-V Heritage Site, $5, INFO/MAP
4) Montezumas Castle National Monument, $5, INFO/MAP
5) Montezumas Well National Monument, Free, INFO/MAP/SITE

Sedona's Best Overnight Backpacking Trips
1) Secret Canyon Loop, 4X4, 7-16 miles/375ft, Water After Rain (Filter), INFO/MAP
2) West Fork Backwaters10-20 miles/245ft/Water (Stream w/Filter), INFO/MAP
3) Loy Canyon to Secret Mountain, 16-22 miles, 2,300ft, Cow Tank (Filter), INFO/MAP
4) Sterling Pass to Vultee Arch to Dry Creek, 5-12 miles/1,000ft, No Water, INFO/MAP
5) Wilson Mountain South to North, 7-12 miles/2,450, No Water,  INFO/MAP

Sedona's Best Technical Canyoneering
1) Barney Springs Canyon, 4X4, 4BIVR*****, BETA
2) Sunburst Canyon 4X4, 4BIIIR****, BETA
3) Voodoo Canyon, 4X4, 4BIIIR****, BETA
4) Little LO Canyon, 4X4, 3BIIR+++, BETA
5) James Canyon, 3BIIG***, BETA

Sedona's Best Sport Climbing Sites
1) Pumphouse Wash, 14 Sport Routes, Best: Summer, Late Spring, Fall, BETA
2) The Doctors Office, 24 Sport Routes, Best: Summer, Late Spring, Fall, BETA
3) The Firewall, 20 Sport Routes, Best: Spring/Fall/Winter/Summer AM, BETA
4) The Planetarium, 12 Sport Routes, Best: Spring/Summer AM/Fall, BETA
5) The Beach, 8 Sport Routes: Spring/Fall/Winter/Summer, BETA

Sedona's Best Trad Climbing Sites
1) The Overlook, 78 Trad Routes, Best: All Seasons, BETA
2 Church Spires Area, 26 Trad Routes, Best: Winter/Fall/Spring, BETA
3) Pumphouse Wash-The Ultimates, 19 Trad Routes, Best: Summer/Fall/Spring, BETA
4) Dry Creek Road Area, 36 Trad Routes, Best: Summer/Fall/Late Spring, BETA
5) Coffeepot Rock Area,  20 Trad Routes, Best: Summer/Fall/Spring, BETA

Sedona's Best Classic Trad Towers
1) The Mace, Original Route, 5.9+, Best: Summer, Fall, Spring, BETA
2) Streaker Spire, Original North Face Route, 5.7+, Best: Summer, Fall, Spring, BETA
3) Queen Victoria, Regular Route, 5.7, Best: All Seasons, BETA
4) Oak Creek Spire, North Face/West Route, 5.9+, Best: All Summer, Fall, Spring, BETA
5) Goliath Spire, 5.9+, Best: Summer, Fall, Spring, BETA