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Crescent Moon Picnic Site

Red Rock Loop, Red Rock State Park, Sedona, AZ
+1 928-203-2900
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Great views

You get a great view of cathedral rock here and there are lots of picnic tables available. There... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
North Shore of Massachusetts
Nice place, seems to be confused with Red Rock State Park

This is where you see views of Cathedral rock reflected in the water, and you can wade in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leonardo, New Jersey
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Red Rock Loop, Red Rock State Park, Sedona, AZ
+1 928-203-2900
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Reviewed 3 days ago

You get a great view of cathedral rock here and there are lots of picnic tables available. There are trails and there is swimming available also

Thank rcfalc0n
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is where you see views of Cathedral rock reflected in the water, and you can wade in the water. The park has an easy little hike, if you call it that, around the creek and some picnic areas. Seems nice for families to spend...More

Thank Aloha-lover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was too hot to do our planned hike so we came here for a swim instead. Not just for the little kids - my adult children rated it their favourite activity in Sedona. Tranquil and beautiful setting with stunning views of Cathedral rock. We...More

1  Thank Kookaburra58
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We brought our two young kiddos and two labs to play in the water. It was a great place for the kids to explore! Wear water shoes! You can also do a little swimming so pack a swimsuit. There is an entrance fee of $10....More

1  Thank lindsay0215
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I heard that people from Phoenix visit Sedona because it's cooler... we'll, even cool Sedona was 110 degrees during our visit so we had to find some swimming hole to take a break from the heat. The popular sit is sliding rock but it was...More

1  Thank karlushka
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We saw the crowds at Slide Rock and chose this spot instead. It was less crowded and equally as relaxing. We hiked upstream and found a spot with very few people around and were able to cool off in the stream which was quite refreshing...More

2  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This was such a fun experience suggested at the visitor center. The kids had a great time swimming. We swam two spots further up stream they were quieter and deeper. Water was cold but felt great. We also hiked where u cross upstream and hiked...More

1  Thank krissey2121
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My family went to visit this site in mid-June. We went in the late afternoon to get the best light for pictures of Cathedral Rock. It was easy to find parking late in the afternoon. The parking lot by mid-morning is usually full to you...More

1  Thank Fallcolorfool
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We stopped here to eat lunch and cool off. Gorgeous view of red rocks and short walk to oak creek to take a swim. Easy to walk in the creek or take a dip in natural swimming pool.

1  Thank indyfam20032016
Reviewed 25 June 2017

My family of 5 (14,12,12) visited here. We only knew about this location because the check in staff at the Best Western mentioned it. It is a little tricky to find. Mostly locals come here to cool off in the creek. We came prepared with...More

1  Thank ElmurFud
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4 June 2017|
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Response from Wave30 | Reviewed this property |
Parking is rather ample as we usually arrive around mid-morning or noon and most of our trips have been in September when crowds and temperatures subside.
21 December 2016|
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Response from Warren M | Property representative |
As the operator, I think it's awesome. However, we also have to consider the US Forest Service and their rules. While commercial photography requires a permit from the US Forest Service, my understanding is that... More
17 June 2016|
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Response from Brodave99 | Reviewed this property |
It's $10 to get in and park. The Red Rocks pass, which works for the other parking lots adjacent to scenic places in Sedona, doesn't work there, because management of that park is subbed out to a private company. But it's... More