4.1 miles
389 ft
-391 ft
4,477 ft
High Point

Horses prohibited on Bell Rock Pathway

One of many loop options beginning at the Bell Vista Trailhead. Follow Bell Rock Pathway and join the Courthouse Butte Loop Trail. Then pick up the Big Park Loop to rejoin the Bell Rock Pathway near the starting point.

Mostly an easy hike with some moderate sections. Don't count on any shade so be prepared with plenty of water and the proper clothing. Great scenery on the loop.

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Bell Rock Pathway - Big Park Loop is a 4 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Sedona Arizona. This hike primary route. This route includes 1 trails. This route climbs 389 ft with a max elevation of 4,477 ft then descends -391 ft.
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More Stats for Bell Rock Pathway - Big Park Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,166 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,180 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,180 ft
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  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,930 ft


  1. Walk east on Bell Rock Pathway.
  2. Continue for 2 kilometers.
  3. Keep right to stay on Bell Rock Pathway.
  4. Continue for 500 meters.
  5. Keep right to take Llama.
  6. Continue for 100 meters.
  7. Turn right onto Courthouse Butte Loop.
  8. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
  9. Turn right onto Big Park Loop.
  10. Continue for 500 meters.
  11. Keep left to stay on Big Park Loop.
  12. Continue for 400 meters.
  13. Turn left to stay on Big Park Loop.
  14. Continue for 700 meters.
  15. Turn right to stay on Big Park Loop.
  16. Continue for 60 meters.
  17. Turn left onto Bell Rock Pathway.
  18. Continue for 200 meters.
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