Cool waters for your summertime fun.
Take in numerous famous landmarks on the Sedona skyline.
Experience western culture in an iconic landscape
Fishing, hiking, camping, birding, and biking…What are you waiting for?
Ancient Sinagua Indian dwellings are scattered throughout the region.
Varietals of grapes grow on lush hillsides and produce some of Arizona’s finest wines.
The Verde River in Clarkdale is a beautiful and fun stretch for people of all ages. – Doug Von Gausig
Join us at one of the most photographed sights in Arizona – Sedona’s Cathedral Rock. – Sedona Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau
Preserving Western culture along the lush, high-desert riparian habitat of the Verde River, one of Arizona’s last free-flowing streams. – Josh Gray
East Lagoon located at Dead Horse Ranch State Park with Mingus Mountain and Jerome situated in the background.
Tuzigoot National Monument, Clarkdale, AZ – Doug Von Gausig
Page Springs Winery, - sitting on a breathtaking property along the banks of Oak Creek, Page Springs, Arizona – Page Springs Cellars & Vineyards

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Welcome to the Sedona Verde Valley Region

From mountains to spectacular red-rock formations, mysterious canyons, vast grasslands, verdant riparian environments, forests, and chaparral, the Sedona Verde Valley region boasts an amazing array of picturesque and ecologically important landscapes. These landscapes play an important role in the local economy and are intimately tied to the region’s rich Native American and Western Culture, vibrant artist communities, vineyards, spiritual ties, and southwestern culinary splendor.

National Geographic and its partners are committed to celebrating local culture, enhancing sustainable economic opportunities, and promoting conservation. We welcome you to explore the site and encourage you to check out our interactive map, upcoming events, and local restaurant recommendations to make the most out of your stay.

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