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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  • Breathtaking views as you arrive in the Red Rocks area of Sedona from Phoenix. Cactus, red rock formations, wild flowers. Beautiful. (watch the speed limits particularly as you approach Oak Creek and ...  more »
  • Loved the views of the valley, buttes, and rocks. Challenging driving but well worth it. You need at least a 4 cylinder car to do this.  more »

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