Hikes, Activities and Attractions from all over the Verde Valley
The Park is named after the famous Slide Rock, a stretch of slipper creek bottom adjacent to the homestead. Visitors may slide down a slick natural water chute or wade and sun along the creek.
One of the most photographed scenes in the southwest is towering Cathedral Rock reflected in the waters of Oak Creek at Red Rock Crossing. People come here to fish, swim, and photograph the scenery.Website
Red Rock State park is a 286 acre nature preserve and environmental education center with stunning scenery. Trails throughout the park win through manzanita and juniper to reach the rich banks of Oak CreekWebsite
Today we gaze through the windows of the past into one of the best preserved cliff dwellings in North America. This 20 room high-rise apartment tells a story of ingenuity, survival and ultimately, prosperity in the desert landscape.Website
The legacy of the Sinagua culture surrounds you at the Montezuma Well. From cliff dwellings perched along the rim to large pueblo the variety of these archaeological sites is a testament to the ingenuity of these people.Website
The developed portion of the Dead Horse Ranch State park covers 423 acres. Ideal for camping, mountain biking in the Coconino national forest, hiking along the Verde River, Canoeing, picnicking, fishing.Website