Bell Rock-Courthouse Butte Slot Trail Hike

NOTE: The following summary information is to help with hike selection and is not intended to be used for hiking the trail. For your safety and enjoyment, please obtain a copy of Great Sedona Hikes hiking guide available HERE.

Summary: A hike up a slot between Bell Rock and Courthouse Butte with spectacular views

Challenge Level:  Moderate

Hiking Distance:  About 4.3 miles round trip

Trailhead Location:  The parking area is off of SR 179.

Description:  From the parking area, follow the Bell Rock Pathway Trail north and turn right and follow the Courthouse Butte Loop Trail. Make a left on to an unmarked trail and follow it between Bell Rock and Courthouse Butte until you intersect the north side of the Courthouse Butte Loop Trail. Turn left to circle back around Bell Rock or turn right to circle around Courthouse Butte and back to the parking area.     


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And here's a link to a video of the hike (


For those of you who have a Garmin (tm) GPS unit, I have the Garmin (tm) GPS data for the hike.

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