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Schnebly Hill 4x4 Road

Gorgeous backcountry descent to beautiful Sedona

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Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Easy
Length: 12 miles
Duration: 1-3 hours
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Overview :  Towering red rock buttes set against a backdrop of deep-green forest and clear blue sky make this road one of Arizona’s most... more »

Tips:  Take a picnic lunch and stop along the way to enjoy the beautiful views. Temporary fire restrictions may be in effect. Always call... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Start Here

Get off Interstate 17 at Exit 320 and head west short distance on paved road. Bear left on Schnebly Hill Road 153.

2. Cross Dam

Cross dam at Foxboro Lake

3. Vista Point

Great view here.

4. Merry-Go-Round Rock

Merry-Go-Round (a.k.a. Carousal Rock) on the right. Better views farther down the road looking back.

5. Parking Area

Parking area on right immediately after pavement begins.

6. Highway 179

Intersect Highway 179. Turn right to Sedona and Highway 89A.