Between the rust-colored rocks, lush and dense forests, vast canyons, and striking mountains, there’s a lot more of Sedona to be seen than what’s in town. Sedona has breathtakingly gorgeous sights that are unique to this desert mountain region, secluded away from the beaten path and nearly impossible to get to.
Fortunately, in areas where it might be too dangerous or take too long to hike, a jeep tour will often get you there. Sedona has a myriad of jeep tours available to visitors. Read on to learn more about these adventures and how you can make your vacation to this exotic desert locale better than you could ever imagine.
Jeep Tours and Pricing
Jeep tours can take you into the most remote and picturesque places you could possibly dream of, all for a reasonable price!
Pink Sedona Jeep Tours
Sedona’s most popular jeep tour. Hang on tight for a fun-filled adventure that leads you on and over the red rocks in a cutting edge Jeep Wrangler, while the magnificent canyon walls surround you. You’ll be awestruck but the natural splendor and thrilled as your guide expertly navigate you down iconic red rock trails. Pink Jeep Tours offers over a dozen different tours in the Sedona area and beyond. From their exclusive Broken Arrow Tour to Grand Canyon day trips – you are guaranteed to find an offroad adventure that fits your style. Guests of Sedona.org will receive a 10% discount by using the provided link when booking a Pink Jeep Tour. Hurry and book today, tours sell out fast!
Bypass the Tour and Off-Road Your Own Ride
First things first, if you’re thinking about venturing off-road on your own, the Forest Service now requires a Motorized Use Permit. These are free (and non-transferable), however limited to 12 per day, so be sure to plan ahead. Visit recreation.gov to obtain your permit.
Now for the fun part: choosing a trail. Perhaps the most popular is Soldier Pass. Located a mile north of town, this trail is also home to the Seven Sacred Pools as well as the Devil’s Kitchen Sinkhole. This trail is considered a difficult trail, though only a mile long. Popular with hikers as well, please drive slowly and don’t spin your tires. Taking just under an hour to complete, enjoy the many steep, rocky steps with minimal articulation demands this trail has to offer. Another popular trail, known for its breathtaking views however bumpy ride, is Schnebly Hill. Another favorite is Broken Arrow Trail, located off Hwy 179 at Milepost 312.1. Once you get over the large rock at the beginning of the trail, just follow signs and tire tracks and be sure to check out “The Steps” on the way out.
Sedona Vacation Rentals – Surround Yourself in Desert Beauty
Our amazing homes and condos are tucked in the midst of Sedona’s natural environment without disturbing any of its tranquil splendor. When you stay with us, you can have it all: the creature comforts of home, a luxurious resort experience, an unbeatable location with stunning views, top-notch customer service, and an inexpensive price.
Each of our rentals are equipped with a full kitchen, making it easy to start your day off right with a big breakfast before you venture out for your off-road adventure. Stock the pantry with all your favorite snacks, cold beverages, and sandwich fixings so you can pack a cooler with all the things that make your stomach growl. When you find yourself soaking in those breathtaking red rock views on the trail, we have no doubt that this picnic is sure to make the cut for your All-Time Best Dining Experiences. When the day comes an end and it’s time to watch the sunset, we highly recommend you head to Oak Creek Brewing Co. for some delicious eats and handcrafted brews. And since you have a fridge at your rental, treat yourself to a growler of your favorite ale for a special treat in the comforts of your vacation rental later, whether you choose to sip it in the luxury of a hot tub or on the gorgeous patio depends on what kind of rental you choose to book for yourself. No matter what you decide though, rest assured that the plush luxury linens atop the quality mattresses you’ll find in all of our rentals is guaranteed to provide a good night’s sleep after a fantastic day of rock crawling.