Visitors travel to Sedona to enjoy the recreation, relaxation, and the beautiful red rock formations that surround the town.
This town is situated just two hours away from the Grand Canyon and much closer to the ski destination of Flagstaff. Aside from the many opportunities to enjoy the relaxation of the city, there are many recreational activities to enjoy here. The climate is perfect - Sedona has mild winters and the spring and fall are very beautiful.
Hikers will find plenty of trails around the area. These trails will introduce visitors to the beauty of the region as well as the very interesting flora and fauna. If you are uncomfortable with taking hikes in unfamiliar environs, you will find many guides and services that can show you some of the area's most beautiful destinations. No matter what your experience level, you are sure to find a trail that can introduce you to Sedona's beautiful red rocks.
Oak Creek Canyon is one beautiful spot near Sedona, Arizona. Summer travelers can go for a swim during the hot weather. Fishing enthusiasts can dip their lines at Oak Creek. The creek provides some first rate fishing for trout, large and smallmouth bass, and catfish.
Sedona is also a great destination for rock climbing. Many people come to this region of Arizona just for the rock climbing. If you're an inexperienced or first-time climber, be sure to find a more experienced partner or guide you can trust in this rocky landscape.
Another of Sedona's marvels is the stunning night sky. City dwellers seeking the peace and beauty of a town like Sedona will be amazed by the night sky in Sedona. Away from the city, surrounded by nature, the stars really come out and twinkle.
Of course, there are plenty of other attractions in Sedona. Perhaps you would like to spend a day at one of the spas, or maybe you would prefer to spend some time enjoying the galleries, art, and shopping. Sedona has music and theater performances, as well as festivals and events throughout the year. Wine lovers will also find plenty to enjoy at the wineries in Sedona.