Getting to Know Sedona Arizona
 
Some say it's an anagram for "anodes," proof that powerful earth energies surge and swirl around red rock canyons and spires. Actually, Sedona is the name of a woman, one of the first pioneers drawn to what was once an isolated,...
 
The Sedona Vortex - Real or Imagined?
 
Is the Sedona vortex real?  To help answer that question, we looked at some examples of a vortex and thought about why Sedona has long been considered a special place. See maps of the Sedona vortex locations too.
 
Best-in-Show Winner Joan Innes Inspired by Hues and Vibrancy of Watercolor
 
Artist Joan Innes recently won finalist positions for two of her watercolor paintings in the July 2014 Gateway To Sedona Artist Competition.
 
Sacred Ground Sacred Water At Montezuma Well near Sedona Arizona
 
Montezuma Well is a large sinkhole with a continuous flow of water seeping up through vents in the limestone. It was once home to Sinaguan farmers who used the water to irrigate their fields, and that today, supports aquatic life that cannot be...
 
The Paintings of Artist Ryan O’Sullivan Bring Nature to Life on Canvas
 
Fine artist Ryan O’Sullivan’s passion for the natural world is vividly demonstrated in his paintings.  His use of color and fine attention to detail draw the viewer into the artwork and bring the subject to life.
 
        
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Sedona, Arizona
Gateway To Sedona

Since 2002, Gateway To Sedona has been covering fun and interesting Sedona, Arizona, tourism news and events in photo-essay style. Here you'll find original articles, new and amazing Sedona photos, valuable discounts toward the best things to do in Sedona, and more.

Also referred to as Red Rock Country, Sedona is a fabulous Southwest vacation destination rich in history, nature, geology, archaeology, and art. Travelers are drawn by the spectacular scenery, the wealth of fun-filled activities and memorable sightseeing opportunities. For couples, Sedona has become a premier wedding destination and Sedona's reputation as a spiritual mecca has attracted artists and seekers from around the world. Sedona was voted the most beautiful place in America, and neighboring Oak Creek Canyon, located just north of Sedona, boasts one of the most scenic drives in the country. To top it all off, Sedona is just a day trip away from natural wonders like the Grand Canyon.

Want to see panoramic views of Sedona as it looks right now?  See live, moving, daytime views of red rock country on the Sedona Webcam, our valued partner site for over 10 years.


Featured Sedona Lodging and Dining

Find the best Sedona lodging, including hotels and resorts, bed and breakfasts, cabins and home stays. Dine with spectacular views of Sedona's famous red rocks: Thunder Mountain, Coffee Pot Rock, Snoopy Rock, Bell Rock, Boynton Canyon and Oak Creek Canyon.  Sedona hotels offer an astounding choice of amenities, activities, services, and itineraries suited to every personality and budget. See below for details.


Featured Sedona Tours, Activities, and Attractions

Go hiking in the red rocks or sightseeing in Sedona and Oak Creek Canyon.  Play golf amid red rock majesty.  See amazing Indian ruins, National Monuments and the Grand Canyon.  See wild animals up close or ride the Verde Canyon Railroad through riparian wilderness. Tour the great wineries and tasting rooms of the Verde Valley.  There is so much to do and see when you stay in Sedona and the Verde Valley!  See below for details.

 

Featured Sedona Shopping and Services

Browse the coolest Sedona art galleries and New Age boutiques; find one-of-a-kind treasures and souvenirs.  Get a signature spa treatment. Go house hunting with Sedona's top realtors. Or, find the perfect wedding planner for your dream wedding in the beautiful red rocks. See below for details.

 

This Month on Gateway To Sedona


Check our Sedona Events Calendar for the latest events and things to do in red rock country.  Check out our new article about Red Rock State Park.  We've also got pointers for visitors looking for easy hiking trails:  Bell Rock Pathway and Courthouse Butte Loop.

We're always adding new photos to our Sedona Photo Blog.  See our latest set of Red Rock State Park photos.  Do you have a photo you'd like to add? Let us know! Come back often and see what's new.

 

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Featured Sedona Members

Start your trip planning with Gateway To Sedona's featured members, among the top choices of Sedona visitors.