Scorpion Trail

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 Sedona Hiking Guide which is available here.

Summary: An moderate hike along the side of a mountain with great views of Cathedral Rock and Sedona's Pyramid

Challenge Level: Moderate

Hiking Distance: About 4.5 miles in-out from the Schuerman Mountain Trail parking area

Trailhead Location: The parking area is located behind the Sedona High School.

Description: Begin to hike the Schuerman Mountain Trail and in 500 feet make a left at the fork in the trail. You'll be hiking south along the side of Schuerman Mountain with wonderful views of Cathedral Rock, the Two Nuns and the Pyramid. The trail is narrow in spots and there is loose rock so watch your footing. You'll intersect the Pyramid Trail just after 1 mile


Click on the photos below for a bigger view



For those of you who have a GPS unit, I have the GPS data for the hike.  Click here for more information.


Back to the Homepage

Great Sedona Hikes
Last Updated
March 31, 2021
Web Page by Bill Bohan (
send an email with your comments/suggestions to Bill