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Airport Mesa

Sedona, AZ
+1 805-729-0515
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Conveniently located, short hike to top to some incredible views of the red rocks! You can see the Juniper tree trunks twisted here which is said to be an effect from the vortex.

Thank CAecotour
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went up here as part of our Touch Nature tour with the Pink Jeep Tour Company. Pretty rigorous hike to the top, but the view of the Sedona area is spectacular. I personally didn't experience whatever you are supposed to experience at a Vortex, but...More

Thank Dick T
Reviewed 3 days ago

So many wonderful hikes in this area. We found this an easy, well marked trail with friendly fellow hikers. Make sure you wear your hiking boots and bring a hat, sunscreen and sunglasses!

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I took several trails by mistake and ended up on the opposite side of the mountain. A little tip; Pay close attention to signs. After 3 hours we were a bit tired but it was worth it! You can feel the energy...More

Thank Gretchen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove up to Airport Mesa early in the morning to watch the sunrise. It's a popular spot and was very crowded once we arrived. If you don't mind crowds it is a great place to take in the view and watch the sunrise.

Thank glennrr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking can be a little tricky at this location since there are limited parking spots, but there is a larger lot not too far away. The hike to the top can be a bit strenuous if you have trouble getting around. The final climb to...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drive up here for great views of Sedona! We didn’t pay to park my husband just dropped me off and drove out to the restaurant and came back and got me once I was done snapping my photos! I’m sure it would be gorgeous at...More

Thank Shelly65
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did this loop on our last day. I would recommend starting on the main trail going clockwise not the one that starts on the opposite side of the road and goes counter clockwise as it is harder going this way (alot more up) and...More

Thank Sherry L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here on NYE and the food was really good. We had salmon and ribs and everyone loved there food. The service was great and the atmosphere casual.

Thank Alicia K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The moment we parked our VW bus and walked to the trail entrance, we were stopped by two gentlemen who pointed out the twisted juniper trees. They supposedly twist from the vortex energy. We hiked with our dog up the mesa and we were just...More

Thank TheLillsdotcom
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13 October 2017|
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Response from kimnoreen | Reviewed this property |
You can actually drive up and hike down ~ or park at the bottom and hike up. The Airport Mesa is actually a really good place to see the sunset, too. AND - the entire canyon is "sacred" and there are hundreds of trails in... More
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5 April 2017|
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Response from GirlsfromWisconsin | Reviewed this property |
The vortex parking lot is right by the vortex. You simply walk up a hill, about 100 ft high. Easy. The airport parking lot is about 1/4 mile up hill on the road from the vortex parking lot. There is a trail that leads down... More