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 Ridge Trail to Crescent Moon Picnic Area

Trail Marker for Ridge Trail on Chavez Ranch RdMap of South West Sedona, Az Hiking TrailsIf you are at the eastern end of the Secret Slickrock trail, one hikes North on Chavez Ranch Road. After a short distance, Ridge Trail will cross the road. If you hike the portion of Ridge Trail to your left (Southwest), you will loop back to the Crescent Noon Picnic Area. This part of the Ridge Trail is a 0.5 mile easy hike. Just follow the pictures below to hike to the Crescent Moon Picnic Area. 
(Or you can continue on the Ridge Trail which heads North (to the right) for 2.1 miles and will eventually lead to Bandit Trail. From the Bandit Trail it is a 0.4 mile hike East to the Airport Loop Trail. To the right is a picture of the trailmarker on Chavez Ranch Road. Go To Northern Section of Ridge Trail

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From Chavez Ranch Rd: The Ridge Trail Trailhead heading Southwest from Chavez Ranch Rd. (Note, the trail in the picture is to the right because we are looking back facing South)

Ridge Trail Trailhead off of Chavez Ranch Rd


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After hiking 0.3 miles there is a trail junction with Ramshead Trail.

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Junction sign (Ramshead & Ridge Trails) 

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 Head Southwest (to the left) to the Secret Slickrock - Ridge Tail Junction. 
Secret Slick Rock Junction in the distance. 

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Looking back along the trail (view to the Northeast).

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From the Junction with Secret Slickrock Trail, hike West along Ridge Trail to the Crescent Moon Picnic Area.

The hike back down - Ridge Trail - Picture 1
The hike back down Ridge Trail - Picture 2

Trail Ends Crescent Moon Picnic Area

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