Should There Be a Bridge at Red Rock Crossing


Travel Times to Safeway in West Sedona and to Cottonwood


Normal traffic

25 mph  to Y

20 mph to Y

15 mph to Y

10 mph to Y

Chapel RD to Safeway Via Y

10 min

15 min

18 min

21 min

32 min

Chapel RD to Safeway via Red Rock Crossing

30 min











Chapel Rd  to Cornville Rd and SR 89A via West Sedona

25 min

30 min

33 min

36 min

47 min

Chapel Rd  to Cornville Rd and SR 89A Via Red Rock Crossing

35 min





Chapel Rd  to Cornville Rd and SR 89A Via Beaverhead Flat Rd

 31 min





 

From Chapel Rd to Safeway

The chart above (as calculated by Google Maps) provides estimated travel times from Chapel Rd at SR 179 to Safeway in West Sedona. It takes 32 min when the traffic backup to the Y from Chapel Rd is 10 mph, two minutes more than a trip in normal traffic if there was a bridge at Red Rock Crossing.

From Chapel Rd to Cornville Rd and SR 89A

If traffic on SR 179 from Chapel Rd to the Y averaged 10 mph, the trip to Cornville Rd. and SR 89A would be 36 minutes, 35 minutes if there were a bridge at Red Rock Crossing, but only 31 minutes by way of Beaverhead Flat Rd.