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This was a beautiful hike.

This was a beautiful hike. Not to steep just nice i. I would recommend this for anyone who is... read more

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Leslie B
Buffalo, New York
Easy and gorgeous, when you want a relaxing walk

Nice sandy trail from parking (permit). At trail’s end, the flat part on the canyon floor, you can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mark L
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a beautiful hike. Not to steep just nice i. I would recommend this for anyone who is coming to Sedona to experience. Just lovely!!

Thank Leslie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice sandy trail from parking (permit). At trail’s end, the flat part on the canyon floor, you can climb up. I didn’t but all three others in my group did that day. I nearly fell over taking pics. The kind of awe you see at...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An easy trail for anyone, a great way to see Fay Canyon and the surrounding red rocks. There was a little road construction going on, so expect a short delay

Thank dougnmary
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Short hike that is supposed to have a waterfall but we went in August and very dry! There are bear warning signs- we did see tracks but thankfully no bears!!

Thank cgomps
Reviewed September 1, 2018

When in Sedona, one must go on a hike...should be a mandatory thing to do. When we arrived in this gorgeous place, I was recovering from rotator cuff surgery so I was under doctor's orders to take it slow. This hike was perfect....a little over...More

1  Thank Alexandra Q
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Nice short trail that is mostly shaded. It is rated easy and not far from the Wyndham resort. Best done earlier in the day.

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Short 1.3 mile hike (each way). Easy hike too mostly flat. As mentioned in some of the other reviews, the hike itself is not all that impressive. However if you climb the big boulders at the end of the hike for an extra five minutes,...More

Thank glowbe_trottah
Reviewed August 18, 2018

This is a very easy beautiful walk. semi shaded which is nice and no residences or hwy noise near by...which gives you more of a feeling of being out in nature. We did not see a waterfall(I suppose if you go immediately after a rain...More

1  Thank taylorbrock
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Came here on our last day for some Sedona scenery and we were not disappointed. I thinks its only 2 miles roundtrip with a nice shaded rock area at the end to hang it before heading back. This hike really finished off what was a...More

1  Thank Mario d
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Fay Canyon is known for it's natural arch that boasts fabulous views of the park, little did we know that the trail doesn't actually lead you to the arch- you have to find your own way there. The trail itself doesn't have any unique features,...More

3  Thank abrown102
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