West Fork Oak Creek Trail

#2 of 204 trails in coconino national forest

Join the largest community of outdoor enthusiasts.

Get Started

Upgrade to Pro

Unlimited access to National Geographic TOPO! & Trails Illustrated Maps

Learn More »

West Fork Oak Creek Trail is a 6 mile out and back trail located near Sedona, Arizona that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running & walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Share your experience to help other people learn more about this trail:

Write ReviewUpload PhotosUpload Tracks

Misty Medina (121)

16 Completed3 Reviews

Tracy Wolf (260)

34 Completed7 Reviews

Nice trail with a beautiful hike along the creek. Many trees, water and ferns which nice shade for a hot day! I took my dog of 13 years old and she loved it--easy hike and lots of water. One of the most beautiful trails in Sedona--but also one of the most crowded. Go there during the week early.

Jeremy Palmiscno (50)

1 Completed2 Reviews

Andrew Vaz (49)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Beautiful trail - extremely picturesque! The sign at the trail says moderate but I would say in between easy and moderate.

We definitely hiked more than 6 miles to get to the narrow canyon at the end. I think we ended up around 8 in total. Not sure if we stopped past the official final spot.

The trail is gorgeous! Definitely worth doing this trail of you have the opportunity.

Jeremy Palmiscno (50)

1 Completed2 Reviews

Acid Stainer (61)

2 Completed1 Reviews

What an amazing hike. Great places to stop and enjoy nature. Lots of small streams. All the streams have rocks that you can climb over to avoid getting wet or you can walk across the stream if that's what you wish. It was 94 degrees in Sedona but while your hiking you do feel it at all. The shade and cool water off the streams keep it very pleasant while you hike.

Emilie Newsome (144)

1 Completed1 Reviews

One of my favorite hikes in Sedona. Very beautiful views, make sure to bring water with you, especially if you do the whole hike.

Cassidy Lujan (107)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Easy hike and beautiful views. Water hike: be prepared.

Ben R. (180)

Adrian Catuna (152)

2 Completed2 Reviews

One of my favorites

Support