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Great hike for our trip

As a regular hiker in my home in WV, I'm used to hiking the Appalachian Mtns, so this trail was... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
ariellschulte
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Princeton, West Virginia
Awesome!!

This hike is fairly easy - about 3.8 miles total and finished in about an hour and 15. Started... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Allison B
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A scenic and easy riding trail that winds around Twins Buttes with the Praying Nuns, Madonna and the Chapel of the Holy Cross within easy view.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Sedona, AZ
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

As a regular hiker in my home in WV, I'm used to hiking the Appalachian Mtns, so this trail was easy enough for me. I feel most able bodied individuals could complete without difficulty. I am used to trails with more cover and there is...More

Thank ariellschulte
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This hike is fairly easy - about 3.8 miles total and finished in about an hour and 15. Started early to avoid the heat, and it was very quiet and peaceful. You rarely see a Jeep tour (I promise they don't bother you despite what...More

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Arizona sun gets very hot, so plenty of water is needed. Nice views along this trail, saw some beautiful cactus flowers along the way.

1  Thank Barbar S
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We decided to hike some trails but it is way too hot to spend much time on the trails unless it is very early. We ended up hiking the Little Horse Trail because it was the shortest. There is very limited shade so take water....More

1  Thank rai473
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Very good path, wide and open most of the way, with nominal rocks. Some mnt bikers, more hikers when we were there. Great views! Cut-off to Chapel is a tougher, rockier climb, but getting to the Chapel is cool, and going into the Chapel is...More

Thank emjm85
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Easily found off the highway between Bell Rock and Sedona, this is a pleasant and easy hike that brings you right up to the chapel. Some lovely views again.

Thank Jacki B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

As many have said before me a must see. Fairly easy trail, but head up to chicken point from this trail it has breathless views. On the way down we took trail to the Chapel a bit more advanced, not recommended for beginners but worth...More

1  Thank sight80
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Varied terrain on an easy trail. You can hike, run or bike here. We were originally going to hike to the chapel, but stayed on to Chicken Point--that's the way to go! At the top you get a beautiful view. I recommend going early. When...More

Thank tarrita
Reviewed 13 May 2017

When you arrive to Chicken Point, the view is fantastic. Recommend taking a picnic or snack to enjoy while taking in the views. The only downside, for hikers & bikers, are the Jeep Tours, But they don't stay long then you can have peace &...More

Thank Mosaic2
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Trail was well marked. Distance is just right to get you out of the hustle and bustle, yet you don't have to hike hours and hours. We hiked just under an hour in and then took about 40 min to get back. Takes you back...More

Thank Paul A
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twinkly time
15 November 2015|
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Response from Linda-wanderer | Reviewed this property |
I think your question has been answered - just wanted to add that you can extend the hike if you wish. It's a great hike and the rocks at the end of Little Horse are great for a picnic.
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Classic_Creation
17 August 2015|
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Response from JennAdeleK | Reviewed this property |
There are signs along the highway that let you know where it is located. I believe the signs say "Little Horse Trailhead," if memory serves me correctly... but if you are staying within Sedona and drive out of town on 179... More
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