Slide Rock State Park


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Slide Rock State Park


Location:7 miles north of Sedona, at 6871 N Hwy 89A.
Facilities:Natural rock water slides, picnic areas, picnic shelters, nature trail, volleyball court, restrooms (é). In addition, the park is close to several Coconino National Forest campgrounds and hiking trails.
Activities:Swimming, wading, bird watching, fishing.
Special Features:Park is a historic apple farm nestled in Oak Creek Canyon and features an 80-foot natural water slide. In season, apples grown here can be purchased at an on-site fruit market.
Address:PO Box 10358
Sedona, AZ 86336

Phone:928-282-3034
Web: www.pr.state.az.us/Parks/parkhtml/sliderock.html
Size: 43 acres. Elevation: 4,930 feet.

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Mary and Gary Garland have worked tirelessly to preserve and maintain the magical ten-acre resort along Oak Creek, just north of Slide Rock State Park, tucked away just North of Sedona off of 89A in the heart of Oak Creek Canyon, where families have been coming for the same week, year after year.
In summer, locals flock to (3) Slide Rock State Park to shoot down the natural waterslides.
7) A popular attraction with youngsters is Slide Rock State Park in Oak Creek Canyon, ideal for soaking up sun.
Oak Creek Canyon, Montezuma's Castle & Well, Slide Rock State Park, Verde Valley Railroad Tours, the historic town of Jerome, Sedona's well-known Pink Jeep Tours and more than 100 art galleries are all just minutes away.
State 89A; 282-7702), then head to Slide Rock State Park ($5 per car; 6871 N.