With its magnificent red rocks, awe-inspiring natural setting, and thriving arts and culture scene, Sedona is a year-round destination for nature enthusiasts, outdoor adventurers, and art lovers alike. While most residents and visitors would argue that anytime is the best time to visit Sedona, springtime in this Northern Arizona city should be at the top of your bucket list.

Spring is a wonderful time to visit Sedona. From the beautiful weather to a variety of local events, the city truly blooms once the spring season arrives. Here are just a few of the reasons you should be in Sedona this spring:

Beautiful Weather

Sedona has a fairly temperate climate year-round, welcoming visitors with comfortable temperatures and generally mild weather. During the spring, Sedona’s daily high-temperature averages in the low 80s. Whether you’re hoping to embark on a scenic hike or stroll through Tlaquepaque Arts & Crafts Village, you’ll be perfectly comfortable. Once dusk approaches, a light jacket is usually enough to keep you warm as you watch the red rocks glow with the light of the setting sun.  

Outdoor Experiences

The beautiful spring weather means you’ll be able to take full advantage of Sedona’s massive variety of outdoor activities. Both casual and experienced hikers can find an array of trails throughout the area, while mountain bikers will be thrilled to discover countless backcountry trails. Kayaking and canoeing are popular on sunny spring days, and the nearby Slide Rock attracts plenty of visitors with its unique rock formations and cool waters.

Everything in Bloom

Seeing the desert come to live in spring is a sight you won’t soon to forget, as the sandy scenery blooms with vibrant flowers and overflows with greenery. Sedona’s majestic red rocks already provide scenic views everywhere you turn, but the addition of springtime plant life makes it even more incredible.

Community Events

There’s always something to do and see in Sedona, especially with the steady flow of local events and festivals. During spring, the city’s events calendar is especially busy, offering a wide variety of experiences to suit every interest. The Sedona Spring Music Festival usually takes place in early April, followed by the annual Celebration of Spring. Also in April is Spring Open Studios, a free, self-guided event that allows you to experience the full scope of the Verde Valley’s art community. Other enjoyable springtime events include food truck festivals, trail runs, and Sedona’s beloved chili cook-off.

Experience the Best of Sedona Living at Mystic Heights

Spring is a magical time in Red Rock country, but every season has something special to offer when you call Sedona home. From the vibrant blooms of spring to the light dusting of wintertime snow, there are beautiful sights to behold year-round.

Find the Perfect Home Lots in Sedona

At Mystic Heights, a gated community nestled near the towering red rocks, your home will provide a perfect view of the majesty of nature surrounding you. Just minutes away is Sedona’s downtown area, filled with unique boutiques, art galleries, luxury spas, and fine dining galore. Here, you can enjoy the best that life has to offer, with all the comforts of a thoughtfully-designed community.

Seize the opportunity to own a piece of the Sedona dream; contact the Mystic Heights office today to learn more about available homesites in our exclusive community.