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Sedona's one-and-only, guided night hikes!!! At dusk, venture into the most beautiful sunset views in the Southwest, and hike under the dark canopy of Red Rock Country. This outing will expose you to the widest variety of plants, animals, geology, and photography options. The dark sky and cooler temperatures will help you escape the heat, and view the most illusive and interesting creatures of the moonlite Upper Sonoran Desert.
Are you seeking something different, other than the corporate "adventure" machines? This unique night hiking adventure, will let you see Sedona from a different perspective... Watch the sky flash with shifting colors, while your guide shows you places seldom visited by others. As dusk settles and the sky falls to black, our guides will introduce you to some of the most unbelievable highly adapted creatures in Arizona. This hike is perfect for photographers, adventurers, and those trying to avoid the heat of Summer.
Our most popular summertime hiking tours!!! Experience an unforgettably colorful Sedona sunset, then get ready for an epic night hike!! This custom experience will expose you to the most pristine temperatures of the day... Away from crowds, the city, and noise pollution. Our peaceful Moonlight Hikes will take you to the best places in Red Rock Country for observing Sedona's Dark Sky.
Our guides provide headlamps and lead you through the most exciting hiking trails in Sedona. While the rest of the visitors in Red Rock Country wonder, "why the lights went of at 8PM," you will be living adventurously above the limits of what you once thought possible. During the summer months, this outing offers the best opportunity for viewing desert wildlife and capturing sunset photography.
Sedona Moonlight Hike Start Times
Dark Sky Hikes
Get away from the lights, and let us show you the perfect place to peacefully enjoy America's favorite Dark Sky City!! This experience will take you to a beautiful location for sunset, where from there, you will watch the sky turn into a water colored painting and later walk out under the light of a headlamp. Our guides will show you safe areas that allow you to get an intergalactic view of Sedona's Red Rock Country. The hiking difficulty can range from Easy to Hard and the trail selection will be based upon your fitness and interests. There is no better outing in Sedona for capturing the sunset in Red Rock Country!!
Classic Moonlight Hikes: Let's create a customized stargazing adventure you will never forget!! We provide the headlamps and all the gear needed for an action-packed hike below the moon and above the Red Rocks. The added element of darkness enhances the adventure, and offers an opportunity to view rarely seen desert-dwelling critters of all sizes and shapes. This unique hiking adventure, ensures you enjoy the best sunset hike in Sedona, and best of all is customized to your requested level of exertion. This hike offers unmatched solitude and peaceful evening skies to watch for shooting stars and distant planets. If you're a sunset aficionado, a family looking for something different this trip, or even a couple seeking a romantic sunset adventure--this outing is perfect for you!!!
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