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Bell Rock and Courthouse Butte

Bell rock comes into close view on the Sedona Red Rock Scenic Byway.

Bell Rock comes into close view driving down the Sedona Red Rock Scenic Byway, State Route 179. Visitors entering along this "Gateway" to Sedona are awestruck upon first seeing this iconic red rock formation.

A typical view of the red rocks in the Village of Oak Creek include Bell Rock and Courthouse Butte. At the summit, the elevation of Bell Rock is 4,919 feet (1,499 m) while Courthouse Butte is even higher, with an elevation of 5,440 feet (1,660 m). They are composed of horizontally-bedded sedimentary rock of the Permian Supai Formation.

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Bell Rock and Courthouse Butte are the most recognized red rock formations in the Village of Oak Creek Sedona.

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