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.


Wednesday and Saturday 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.


Archaeology Hike at Red Rock State Park

3rd Sunday of the month, January 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.


Family Campout

April 27-28

Arizona Family Campout Program weekends are designed for families that have little or no experience camping. We will introduce you to the great experiences you can share with your family and inspire you to continue to explore the great outdoors!


Earth Day and Arbor Day Celebration

April 27, 2019   10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Join us on April 27 to celebrate both Earth Day and Arbor day in Sedona's Red Rock Country! This family-friendly event will feature games, hikes, special presentations, crafts for kids, and environmental education exhibits and activities.


Ethnobotany of Sedona Guided Hike

4th Sunday of the month, January 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.


The world of the Permian Period

Sunday, May 5, 2019   2 p.m.

Join us for a lecture about the Permian Period (300-250 million years ago) by Dr. Ken Bork. Sedona sat near the equator as our famous Red Rocks were being formed.


Geology Hike at Red Rock State Park

2nd Sunday of the month, January 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.


Full Moon Hike

May 18 | June 16   May 18 and June 16 at 6:00 p.m.

The Full Moon Hike is among the most popular interpretive hikes at Red Rock State Park. Join us for an exciting evening under the night sky of Sedona.


STAR Party!!

Saturday, June 1   7:30 p.m.

Under the dark skies of Red Rock State Park, the Summer Milky Way will be starting to make its way across the night sky. Join us for great times under the stars of Sedona!


Specters of the Past: Arizona Ghost Towns

June 2, 2019   2:00 p.m.

This presentation explores more than a decade of historian Jay Mark’s journeys to these fascinating ghost places, along with their stories – long-forgotten places like Charleston, Contention City, Mowry, Fairbank, Gleeson and Congress.