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This overlook combines a scenic view with shopping opportunities for Native American arts and crafts.
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  • Average4%
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Sedona, AZ
+1 520-526-2968
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Try NOT to miss this viewpoint especially if you are traveling south on 89A from Flagstaff area on your way to Sedona. Why? I think you need to see this sight yourself in contrast with the "red rock" area that you are about to see...More

Thank Chia2005
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took a short drive up from Oak Creek Canyon (mind you, the roads were very winding on the way up there). The view was absolutely stunning. It's a different view from the red rocks downtown. You got to see a lot of greenery. There's...More

Thank ighk0403
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is up in the pine forest and has good views of the canyon. It's not as exciting as the beautiful red rocks surrounding Sedona but it gives you a different view of the nature in this area. A bit of a winding road but...More

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view is very scenic and the presence of constant flowing water, Oak Creek, makes it different than most of the other "dry" canyons. Well worth the views and you need to be patient with the traffic on 89A as it can be very crowded...More

Thank Vintorix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Oak Creek Vista Overlook provides a great place to stop along 89A after you have wound your way through the forest. Bring a jacket if visiting later in the year because it can be rather chilly at higher elevations. There is plenty of parking...More

Thank Ana P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving on 89A from Sedona toward Flagstaff, this Isa wonderful ending t a spectacular drive. They have ample parking and restrooms. Native Americans are selling beautiful jewelry and pottery. The walk to the vista point can also be done both with a stroller and a...More

1  Thank Sibylle B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traffic can make a visit her difficult. Work on State Route 89A between Flagstaff and Sedona can make this traffic even worse. Also the highway is now closed at night until work is complete next year.

Thank Kalahun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the Sedona area, you must take the drive up to the top of Oak Creek Canyon to this overview. Traffic is less during the week. It is an exciting drive up and back with spectacular views along the way. The view...More

Thank Marilyn R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most beautiful drive we ever have taken. And we lived in Vermont. Outstanding. God outdid when this was created.

Thank jsoren3
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Nothing special, a nice view of the Oak Creek Canyon. Several booths with Native Americans selling their goods.

Thank Anthony Z
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Anna K
17 August 2017|
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Response from PhlegmMaster | Reviewed this property |
Hello! The overlook is 16 miles from Sedona. Traffic conditions vary, but it normally takes 1/2 hour to reach the Overlook. Enjoy!