Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), Sedona

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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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  • Instead of driving back the way we came into Sedona we decided to drive the 179. Beautiful drive back to our rig.  more »
  • SR179 is the main road between the Village of Oak Creek and Sedona. The views are amazing and it links several of the main hiking trail heads as well as the church in the red rocks.. But on weekends.....  more »

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