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Outdoor Recreation Near Oak Creek

Oak Creek Canyon is where some of the most special outdoor recreation happens in Northern Arizona. From camping at the Pine Flats campground featuring a fresh water spring to fill your water jugs, blackberry picking and swimming in the creek to hiking Westfork Trail, trout fishing and endless photography opportunities. This cool, shaded paradise during the hot Arizona summers is popular to locals and visitors alike. In fact, outdoor recreation is nearly all there is to do in Oak Creek Canyon! There are a few Native American shops to explore and some places to eat, but if you're visiting Oak Creek Canyon, it's to be outside and enjoy this special oasis.

If you're looking to do some guided activities to make the most of your time here, Sedona is just a short 10-15 minute drive down Highways 89A, depeding where along the creek you are coming from in Oak Creek Canyon. Sedona offers a range of outdoor adventures and activities, even some along Oak Creek in Sedona such as yoga, guided meditation and scenic hikes. The trout farm is a great place to visit with younger kids and Slide Rock is fantastic for bigger kids and the whole family.

Please Note: Oak Creek Canyon is extrememly popular. Visitors MUST be considerate of the environment when recreating in this area. DO NOT LEAVE TRASH and use provided toilet facilities when available. Even consider bringing a trash bag with you to pick up other people's trash left behind when you recreate here. Teach your kids responsibility and enviromental stewardship by example. But really, seriously, please don't leave your trash and avoid bringing glass to the creek!

Meditate in the Energy of Sedona on the Red Rocks
Meditate in the Energy of Sedona on the Red Rocks
Join Michele Mattix, a certified mindfulness and meditation instructor and life-long meditator, for the meditation experience of a lifetime. We will be in some of the most incredible nature on Earth where you will experience a grounding ceremony and learn more about meditation. You will be
Join Michele Mattix, a certified mindfulness and meditation instructor and life-long meditator, for the meditation experience of a lifetime. We will be in some of the most incredible nature on Earth where you will experience a grounding ceremony and learn more about meditation. You will be guided through a meditation that will help you find inner peace and allow your spirit to soar among the red rocks. You will learn various meditation techniques and find the ones that work best for you. Michele will share tips for how you can make meditation a part of your daily life.
Polaris RZR 1000cc 4-Seat Half-Day Rental
Polaris RZR 1000cc 4-Seat Half-Day Rental
Equipped with maps, an ice cooler, and a 4–seater off-roading vehicle, head into the backcountry for a half-day adventure through the natural landscape of Sedona. In addition to accessing secluded areas often unseen by visitors, your off-road vehicle allows you to cover more ground than yo
Equipped with maps, an ice cooler, and a 4–seater off-roading vehicle, head into the backcountry for a half-day adventure through the natural landscape of Sedona. In addition to accessing secluded areas often unseen by visitors, your off-road vehicle allows you to cover more ground than you could on foot. The private, self–guided experience is a popular choice for adventure-seeking families, couples, and friend groups.
Grand Canyon Deluxe Tour from Sedona
Grand Canyon Deluxe Tour from Sedona
Pack in a full itinerary to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon on this day trip from Sedona, with the option to upgrade your experience with a helicopter flight over the famous canyon. Your guide makes stops at the Navajo Nation and Cameron Trading Post as well as scenic overlooks at the Pa
Pack in a full itinerary to the South Rim of the Grand Canyon on this day trip from Sedona, with the option to upgrade your experience with a helicopter flight over the famous canyon. Your guide makes stops at the Navajo Nation and Cameron Trading Post as well as scenic overlooks at the Painted Desert cliffs, Little Colorado River Gorge, and Desert View Drive. Lunch and round-trip hotel transport is provided.
Sedona Photography Workshop
Sedona Photography Workshop
When it comes to taking pictures, smartphones have made us lazy. During this half-day photography workshop, get excited about the pictures you take and start to see them as works of art. Few places are as photogenic as Sedona. Red rocks carved by wind and water backdropped by desert blue s
When it comes to taking pictures, smartphones have made us lazy. During this half-day photography workshop, get excited about the pictures you take and start to see them as works of art. Few places are as photogenic as Sedona. Red rocks carved by wind and water backdropped by desert blue skies. See through the eyes of a patient professional and leave with shots you'll want to hang up on your wall.
Jeep & Horseback Combo
Jeep & Horseback Combo
Get a taste of the West on this outdoor experience that combines a jeep tour and a horseback riding experience. During the jeep tour, listen to guided commentary about the region and snap photos of the landscape. Get matched with a horse according to your skill level and enjoy a peaceful r
Get a taste of the West on this outdoor experience that combines a jeep tour and a horseback riding experience. During the jeep tour, listen to guided commentary about the region and snap photos of the landscape. Get matched with a horse according to your skill level and enjoy a peaceful ride on the local trails. Meals and wine tastings are included depending on choices at booking.
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