A View From The Top

The Brins Mesa Trail led us on a 500 foot climb.
A chiseled red rock stairway appeared.
After 1.5 miles of climbing, we reached Brins Mesa and a 360 degree view. First, we looked back at where we’d come from. That’s the town of Sedona in the distance.
Then we turned around to view the landscape well beyond our trail.

We followed the Soldiers Pass trail, dropping down to connect with the Jordan trail and then Cibola Pass, leading us back to the parking lot. Above are some of the spectacular sites we saw. Although we got an early start, the trail down was crowded enough to be just a little frustrating in spots. Our advice: Set your alarm if you have to…the earlier start, the better!

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4 thoughts on “A View From The Top

  1. Ellen Jones

    It’s so beautiful. As much as i love the mtns, there’s a different beauty to the desert that is undeniable.

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  2. It looks like perfect hiking weather. The patchy cloud cover offered a pleasant temp , I am sure. Nice pictures , no snattle rakes? Joe

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