Slide Rock Trail

Slide Rock Arizona State Park
Located 6.6 miles from Sedona, Arizona (AZ)
4 Stars
322 Steps 1  (0.1 mi)
Slide Rock Trail


The Slide Rock Trail has a maximum elevation of 4,943 ft (1,507 m), a minimum elevation of 4,889 ft (1,490 m), and an elevation range of 54 ft (16 m).


[ A to B ] or [ B to A ]
Steps 1Length 2Min Ele 3Max Ele 4
3220.1 mi4,889 ft4,943 ft
[ A to B ]
Time 5Floors 6Gain 7Loss 8
5 min3.846 ft59 ft
[ B to A ]
5 min4.959 ft46 ft

What is the length of the Slide Rock Trail?

The length of the trail is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) or 322 steps.

How long does it take to hike the Slide Rock Trail?

A person in good physical health can hike the trail in 5 min in the [ A to B ] direction, and in 5 min in the [ B to A ] direction.


The following chart shows the total calories that you may expend on the trail while hiking in the [ A to B ] and [ B to A ] direction at a typical speed and is based on gross weight (which includes anything carried), the topography, trail length and trail conditions.

Topo Maps

Download the free Slide Rock Trail topo map and the adjoining quads to plan your hike. These are full-sheet, 7.5 Minute (1:24,000 scale) Slide Rock Arizona State Park topographic maps. Do you want full-sheet outdoor recreation JPEG Topo Maps?

Adjoining 7.5' Quadrangle Legend

  1. Northwest Topo Map: Sycamore Point, AZ
  2. North Topo Map: Dutton Hill, AZ
  3. Northeast Topo Map: Mountainaire, AZ
  4. West Topo Map: Loy Butte, AZ
  5. Topo Map: Wilson Mountain, AZ
  6. East Topo Map: Munds Park, AZ
  7. Southwest Topo Map: Page Springs, AZ
  8. South Topo Map: Sedona, AZ
  9. Southeast Topo Map: Munds Mountain, AZ

Is there a Slide Rock trail map?

Yes, and it's free! The Slide Rock Trail is located on the Wilson Mountain topo map. Use the adjoining quadrangle legend to download the map.



  1. Steps is a unit of distance equal to the sum of stride lengths that vary with the terrain.
  2. Length is the distance of the trail between the two trailheads, measured on the trail.
  3. Min Ele is the minimum elevation on the trail.
  4. Max Ele is the maximum elevation on the trail.
  5. Time is the typical total time required to hike the trail.
  6. Floors is the gain divided by twelve, the height of one floor.
  7. Gain (cumulative elevation gain) is the sum of every gain in elevation.
  8. Loss (cumulative elevation loss) is the sum of every loss in elevation.