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Address: 189 East Mira Monte Ave, Sedona, AZ 91024

A full-day hike takes hikers up 7,000 feet.

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Excellent trail with several options

Hiked this trail by first following the branch that goes down by the creek/river, then took the branch that climbs the mountain. A well hiked trail with the usual rocks... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hiked this trail by first following the branch that goes down by the creek/river, then took the branch that climbs the mountain. A well hiked trail with the usual rocks encountered on most Sedona trails. Views are nice at various points of the hike.

Thank Don49680
Flagstaff, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We did the north trail and went along Mount Wilson to the end of the trail. We skipped the Sedona overlook on this trip (we'll be doing this one again for sure). The trail was amazing with tons of colors. I highly recommend this one in fall.

Thank QuincyFargo
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This trail is fairly easy to follow. If you find yourself scrambling you are off the trail. It takes about 90 minutes of hiking time to get to the junction of Wilson Mt trail and the Wilson mt north trail. It takes 30 minutes from this spot to the vista junction. At the junction you can go to the Sedona... More 

Thank Judy M
Sedona, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

This is accessed of Midgley Bridge and is a awesome hike if you can make it to the top of Wilson.Watch out during Monsoons for lightning in the PM.

Thank Ben F
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Amazing trail; In February, by choosing this trail, you will avoid the snow and icy cold water of West Fork trail. For us, we went to west fork trail, soaked our boots and returned to this trail to our utter astonishment. This trail is not for kids or faint of heart. It definitely has a steep climb, but then once... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

The entrance to the trail is easy to miss - so remember that it is from the parking lot just north of the only Dairy Queen you will see on highway 89A after Sedona Hiked in February, temperatures were decent and the views most remarkable, shade should be decent even in the dead of summer . I feel the ideal... More 

Thank Chetan W
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Set aside about 6-7 hours to hike up Wilson Mountain. We hiked up a day after it rained, so the peak upper plain and top mesa had about 6-8 inches of snow. We were the first to hike up that day and so had to find the trail through the snow. Getting to the top was well worth it as... More 

Thank Roland K
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Wilson Mountain Trail is a gradual uphill climb through scenic views. Bring water... you can walk as far as you like, then turn back and return to the parking.

Thank Laurie.22
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

That was our second time hiking Wilson Mountain. Last year we did the North trail, this year we did the South trail. The South trail has more sun and is a little bit longer. Both trails come together approximately half way up the mountain. There are some flat and steep sections, but overall nothing too difficult. Once you reach the... More 

2 Thank Ruediger S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

This is a great hike, but it's long, rocky and occasionally steep. It's a three to five our adventure if you take it all the way to the top and to the north end that overlooks Slick Rock Park. The views are amazing and well worth the effort. It's pretty much an out and back trail, so it's easy to... More 

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