Red Rock Scenic Byway

Department of Transportation.

Red Rock Scenic Byway winds through Sedona's Red Rock Country, often called a "museum without walls." Travelers are amazed by the high desert's power, diversity, and sense of intimacy with nature. Inhabited for thousands of years, the stunning red rocks are alive with a timeless spirit that captivates and inspires.


Getting to the Byway:

Flagstaff, AZ
* Take I-17 south out of Flagstaff. * Turn onto AZ-89A south heading toward Sedona. * In Sedona merge onto AZ-179 south. * The byway starts at the intersection of AZ-179 and Back O Beyond Road.

Phoenix, AZ

Navigating the Byway:
* The byway starts on AZ 179 at the Highway Bridge that crosses Dry Beaver Creek. * Drive north on AZ 179 for two-tenths of a mile past Mile Marker 310. * Just past the Little Horse Trailhead there is a scenic pull out and parking area.

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