V Bar V Heritage Site, Red Rock visitor center to reopen next week

Release Date: Jun 11, 2021

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., June 11, 2021 — The V Bar V Heritage Site and the Red Rock Ranger Station Visitor Center will both reopen to the public beginning next week.

V Bar V Heritage Site:

The V Bar V Heritage Site, located at 6750 N. Forest Road 618 in Rimrock, will reopen on June 18.

Operating hours are 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday through Monday.

COVID-19 restrictions include group size limitations and requested mask usage for unvaccinated individuals.

Either an America the Beautiful Interagency Pass or a Red Rock Pass (available on site) is required for access to the heritage site.

V Bar V is a rock art/ ceremonial site that features more than 1,000 petroglyphs and is largest known petroglyph site in the Verde Valley.

Red Rock Ranger Station Visitor Center:

The Red Rock Ranger Station Visitor Center, located at 8375 Highway 179 in Sedona, will reopen June 14.

Hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Tuesday, and noon to 3 p.m. on Wednesday. The Arizona Natural History Association Gift Shop will be open Friday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Several COVID-19 restrictions will be in effect. Capacity inside the building will be limited to 20 visitors at a time, and social distancing is encouraged. Visitors who have not been vaccinated are asked to wear a mask, and visitors who wish to remain outside are welcome to call 928-203-2900 for assistance, or to visit the informational kiosk outside the building next to the parking lot.





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