Guided Moonlight Hike with Telescope Viewing in Sedona, AZ

Sedona, Arizona
Take a Moonlight Hike at Red Rock State Park
October 18th, 2013

Moonlight hikeJoin Red Rock State park for the last guided “Moonlight Hike” of the season this Friday, October 18th, 2013! Sedona during the day is beautiful, Sedona by moonlight is Awesome! And after the hike you can look at the moon through telescopes on the Visitor Center rooftop. Viewing courtesy Astronomers of Verde Valley.

This 2 1/2 hour naturalist-led interpretive moonlight hike is by far the most popular hike offered by Red Rock State Park. Enjoy the cooler temperatures of evening as you enjoy the sunset and moonrise from an overlook and return by the light of the moon. You will also have the chance to learn a great deal about Sedona and its surrounding areas. Information about Verde Valley and park history, as well as archeology, geology, botany, and the riparian wildlife area is offered.

The park recommends that you come through the gate approximately 30 minutes before starting time to insure your participation because no late arrivals can be allowed. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 928-282-6907, and the starting time will also be given. Please wear suitable clothing and shoes and bring water, a flashlight, and insect spray. A $5.00 per person program fee will be charged at the time of the reservations. There is also a $10.00 entrance fee to the Park for a car of four adults. Program fees are non-refundable unless the Park must cancel the hike after your arrival. For more information please visit Red Rock State Park.


All of our guests at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn of Sedona may enjoy the spectacular views of Sedona’s famous red rocks from any of our four terraced promenade decks that cascasde down from our hilltop location. The scenic sunsets and moonlit starry skies make memories that will last a lifetime. Add a romantic touch and choose one of our King Fireplace rooms or for that very special occasion, the beautiful Sedona Suite. To learn more about our Sedona hotel please click here!

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