Programs & Events

Red Rock State Park

Daily Guided Nature Walks at Red Rock

Daily   10:00 a.m.

Every morning a volunteer naturalist leads a guided nature walk informing visitors about the different life zones of Red Rock State Park. The subjects discussed on this walk include geology, wildlife, history, archaeology, and plant life.


Bi-Weekly Bird Walks

Every Wednesday and Saturday   8:00 a.m.

Bird enthusiasts can join a naturalist for a guided walk appropriate for beginners and advanced birders.


Volunteer Training at Red Rock State Park

Sept. 25 - Oct. 23, 2018   1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Volunteers wanted! Join the friendly volunteers, site hosts and park staff at Red Rock State Park when they hold their annual volunteer training program.


Geology Hike at Red Rock State Park

2nd Sunday of the month, October to May   1:00 p.m.

Our monthly-guided geology hike will be held at 1:00 PM. Join our knowledgeable volunteers as they venture out on our trails and discuss how Sedona transformed into what we see today.


Archaeology Hike at Red Rock State Park

3rd Sunday of the month, October to May   1:00 p.m.

Come and hear the fascinating story of the Native American Sinagua culture, pre-Columbian people who lived and traveled in Red Rock State Park.


Sedona: Moonlight Hike at Red Rock State Park

October 23, 2018   October 23- 4:30 p.m.

The Moonlight Hike is among the most popular interpretive hikes at Red Rock State Park. Led by a naturalist, it gives hikers the rare opportunity to enjoy the sunset and moonrise from an overlook and return by the light of the moon, while also having the chance to learn about Sedona and its surrounding areas. Verde Valley and park history, as well as archaeology, geology, botany, and riparian wildlife information, is also offered by a knowledgeable guide.


Ethnobotany of Sedona Guided Hike

4th Sunday of the month, October to May   1:00pm

Learn more about the native plants of Sedona and how they're interconnected with indigenous cultures, pioneer settlers, wildlife, and even modern society.


"Arizona Goes to the Moon" with Kevin Schindler

November 4, 2018   2:00 p.m.

A fascinating lecture by Kevin Schindler describing the key role Arizona played in preparing astronauts for the original moon landing.