Hot Loop to Munds Mountain is a 24.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Sedona, AZ that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible from September until April.
Directions from Flagstaff: To reach Jacks Canyon Trailhead, Drive south 30 miles out of Flagstaff on US 89A to the Rt. 179 intersection in Sedona. Turn left at the traffic light and drive about 7.3 miles to Jacks Canyon Road (FR 793). Follow this road about 3 miles to the trailhead. For the Woods Canyon Trailhead, continue on AZ 179 about 2 miles beyond the Jacks Canyon turnoff to where a dirt road turns left off the pavement through a closed gate. Follow this primitive road to a dirt parking area. The Woods Canyon Trail heads up canyon. A sign marks where the Hot Loop branches off.