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Cathedral Rock, Sedona

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Geologic Formation
Soak in the dramatic scenery of red desert hills and endless blue sky while hiking at Cathedral Rock. One of the state’s most iconic landmarks, the sandstone rock formation takes the shape of a cathedral perched majestically above the rest of the landscape. Wind through the rock’s three saddles, or gaps, on the short but steep 2.4 km (1.5 mi) hike. Be sure to carry extra water and wear sturdy hiking shoes with you as the trail is rigorous in certain places. With our international travel planner, Sedona attractions like Cathedral Rock can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • beautiful site most photographed area in Sedona good hiking trails, all around the site the walk along the creek is a beautiful walk  more »
  • This is a somewhat challenging climb...but worth every step. Just be sure to bring water with you and take your time climbing up. Once you reach the top, the views are amazing! This is one of the "str...  more »
  • If you want to know how great this hike is read the other reviews. I agree with them, but you should know the challenges of this trail. My wife and I are in our sixties. We are active but only casual ...  more »