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Seven Sacred Pools

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Seven sacred pools

Easy hike even with small children. Very pretty! There was rain the day before we went so the pools... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malinda P
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Near Empty Pools in July

This hike was reviewed as "easy" so I took my 69 year old dad and 4 and 8 year old daughters along... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
Kristin K
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy hike even with small children. Very pretty! There was rain the day before we went so the pools had water in all of them however not very much. It would be cool to see them during a rain storm and watch the water cascade.

Thank Malinda P
Reviewed July 16, 2018

This hike was reviewed as "easy" so I took my 69 year old dad and 4 and 8 year old daughters along. My 8 year old did just fine. My dad had to stop a few times and rest. My 4 year old needed to...More

2  Thank Kristin K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Nice hike and gorgeous views! Love the pools but they are not always full of water so get there during the rainy season or early spring!

Thank John V
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed this quick easy hike to a beautiful location. Parking area at Soldier Pass trailhead is limited (only 14 spaces). Easy trail to walk up. Can be heavily traveled by mountain bikers. Good photo opportunities of Coffee pot rock & black tip agaves.

2  Thank Stacy F
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I drove to the parking area for this hike....there are only 14 spaces and nowhere else to park nearby.......I went at noon and all the spaces were taken so I pulled out and sat in my car for 20 minutes until I saw a vehicle...More

3  Thank retiredteacherAZ
Reviewed February 17, 2017

D you want to take great pictures of the seven pools from their opposite side, or with them running water away from you and the mountains just ahead reflected on the water? Well, check the weather! After a raining day (close end rainy season) you...More

3  Thank yoyoontrip
Reviewed November 22, 2016

Getting there easy is a must, there are only 14 parking spaces in the only parking lot. From there, the hike is well marked and easy. Take your camera, along the way to the seven sacred pools you will past a large sinkhole named Devil's...More

3  Thank shardydmd
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Don't get me wrong: this area off of Soldiers Pass offers some of the most interesting hiking in Sedona, including Devil's Kitchen, a sinkhole very close to the pools that is a must see! But, go for the hike, not the destination. The "seven sacred...More

3  Thank jasanders1
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Nothing too strenuous- no need to overpack for this one. Bring a water bottle but go early to avoid heavy traveled pathways. Beautiful as usual :)

1  Thank slizzard5192
Reviewed August 30, 2016

This is definitely worth seeing. It was one of the most spectacular views of Sedona. It has a nice wilderness feel to it.

Thank Kirsten M
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Response from yoyoontrip | Reviewed this property |
As everybody will tell you, it's a short walk on the easy side for everybody including old fellows like me. The importance of getting there reside in how much time you have to invested here stead of using it to visit other... More