What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sedona, Arizona? If there is one thing that you think about, odds are it is the red rock for which the area has become famous. And rightfully so, as there is no other place in the world that has quite the same aesthetics as Sedona. It is for this reason among so many more that this place has become loved by so many people. The Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness encapsulates everything about the area that has amazed people for centuries.
About the Wilderness
This ‘secret’ wilderness spans just over 50,000 acres of some of the southwest United States’ most amazing landscape. For millions of years, water and wind has sculpted these incredible features of red rock. Here, you can find deep gorges and riverbeds adjacent to towering peaks and plateaus. You can get lost in the depths of the canyons or find incredible panoramic views from the heights of the mesas. Throughout the secret wilderness, you can find countless winding streams and creeks, a seemingly infinite spread of plants and trees, diverse wildlife, and so much more. The great thing about this Sedona attraction, is that it is extremely wide in scope. It is not like visiting a single attraction and soaking it up in one visit. It would take countless visits to exhaust the options that this area provides. That is part of what makes it so beautiful.
Taking Advantage of the Wilderness
This area is photographers dream, but you do not need to be handy with a camera to find incredible value in a trip to the area. There are countless ways to soak up a day in the Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness; the options are only bound by your imagination. Obviously, hiking is one of the best ways to take advantage of the beauty. There are countless miles worth of trails that take you through some of the most breathtaking areas of the wilderness. There are also numerous opportunities for horseback riding, which gives the experience of the wilderness an entirely new feeling. Fishing, camping, swimming, and watching wildlife are other interesting ways in which you can make a day in the wilderness an unforgettable experience.
Whether you like to explore the endless beauty of a wilderness like this or you simply like to enjoy it from a far, a trip to the Red Rock Secret Mountain Wilderness will be a worthwhile experience that you will never forget. Make it a part of your next trip Sedona!