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Recommended Routes in Western Gateway - 6

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Favorite Bear Mountain Trail is certainly a trail with a view!
Difficult

Bear Mountain Trail

4.6 mi 7.4 km 1,932' Up 588.9 m Up 1,932' Down 588.9 m Down

West Se…, AZ
Favorite Cockscomb is a must-see in the Sedona area.
Intermediate/Difficult

Cockscomb Overlook

2.6 mi 4.1 km 369' Up 112.4 m Up 369' Down 112.33 m Down

West Se…, AZ
Favorite Rocky trail.
Intermediate

Western Gateway Loop

9.0 mi 14.5 km 669' Up 203.95 m Up 668' Down 203.74 m Down

West Se…, AZ
Favorite Cockscomb
Intermediate

Western Gateway Loop

7.8 mi 12.5 km 779' Up 237.37 m Up 766' Down 233.58 m Down

West Se…, AZ
Favorite The long approach to the Cockscomb only adds to your anticipation of reaching the top!
Intermediate/Difficult

Ground Control to Major Tom

3.8 mi 6.0 km 357' Up 108.72 m Up 356' Down 108.47 m Down

West Se…, AZ
Favorite Cockscomb is a must-see in the Sedona area.
Difficult

Culture to Cockscomb Overlook Out-and-Back

8.6 mi 13.8 km 967' Up 294.69 m Up 966' Down 294.57 m Down

West Se…, AZ

Western Gateway Hiking

  • 79 Miles 127 Kilometers of Trail
  • 6 Recommended Routes
  • 10 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 18 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 2 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Western Gateway - 24

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1.3 mi 2.0 km #1Doe Mountain Rim Trail
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ 17 
2.9 mi 4.7 km #2Aerie
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
0.2 mi 0.3 km #3Little Sugarloaf Summit
Difficult
West Sedona, AZ
Difficult
West Sedona, AZ
0.8 mi 1.3 km #4Doe Mountain Trail #60
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ 16 
5.3 mi 8.6 km #5Girdner Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate/Difficult
West Sedona, AZ
3.6 mi 5.7 km #6Cockscomb Trail
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
4.3 mi 6.9 km #7Outer Limits
Easy/Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Easy/Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
0.8 mi 1.3 km #8Ground Control
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
1.4 mi 2.2 km #9Lower Chimney Rock
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
1.7 mi 2.7 km #10Dawa Trail
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ
Intermediate
West Sedona, AZ

Photos of Western Gateway - 30

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Hike around Doe Mountain
Oct 28, 2017 near West Se…, AZ
View from Doe Mountain at sunset
Jan 7, 2018 near West Se…, AZ
Looking towards Cathedral Rock and Courthouse Butte
Jul 11, 2017 near West Se…, AZ
Amazing views.
Oct 28, 2017 near West Se…, AZ
Going back down.
Jan 1, 2019 near West Se…, AZ
Easy walk once on top
Jan 1, 2019 near West Se…, AZ
Sunset location on Doe Mountain.
Jul 12, 2017 near West Se…, AZ
Doe Mountain Rim Trail.
Jul 12, 2017 near West Se…, AZ