Hike Detail Sheet,  Hikes,  Intermediate

Sedona – Bell Rock-Courthouse Rock Loop (I)

Date:Destination:Sedona - Bell Rock - Courthouse Loop
Level:Intermediate (I)Area:Sedona
Approx hike distance in miles:4Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:N/AHike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:200Hike leader email address:
Departing the Union Center:Please arrive 15 minutes early. & sign in
Recommended gas donation:
Unpaved miles:NonePark entry fee per vehicle:Yes, see below
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:N/A
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:N/A


Maintained Trail:YesUneven Footing:Yes
Steep Side Drop-offs:NoSteep Trail:
Off Trail (scratchy):NoSlippery Trail Surfaces:No
Use of Hands Required:NoBoulder Hopping:No
Difficulty:EasyWater Crossings:No
Restrooms at Trailhead:YesGloves Required:No


Special Instructions:

This is a popular loop hike around Bell Rock and Courthouse Butte. This is a great introduction to Red Rock Country. Bring water and a snack. This hike requires a parking fee, National Parks Pass, or Red Rock Pass. 


Once in the Village of Oak Creek, proceed through numerous roundabouts. At last roundabout there is a Circle K store on right side. Go approx one-eighth mile past the Circle K and turn right onto Bell Rock Pathway. You are now at the trailhead, which is located on the South side of Bell Rock.

NOTE: There is a second trailhead entrance on the North side of Bell Rock known as Courthouse Vista. DO NOT GO THERE.