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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  • We were expecting some great 'Red' views and we certainly weren't disappointed. The drive is fabulous and we would have given it a five rating except for the lack of places to pull off for veiwing or....  more »
  • Some of the most beautiful views I have ever seen! I’m from Boston and had never seen a landscape like this before, so every moment was a new wonder!  more »

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