Hike Detail Sheet,  Hikes,  Intermediate

Sedona – Brins Mesa-Soldier Pass Loop (I)

Date:Destination:Brins Mesa-Soldier Pass Loop
Approx hike distance in miles:5Hike leader:
Low to high elevation gain:836Hike leader phone:
Accum elevation gain in feet:N/AHike leader email:
Departing the trailhead:Please arrive 10 minutes early to check in
Recommended gas donation:
Unpaved miles:0.5Park entry fee per vehicle:Yes, see below
Road conditions:GoodWebsite for reference info:http://hikearizona.com/decoder.php?ZTN=318
High clearance vehicle req'd:NoTrailhead GPS coordinates:34.888111


Maintained Trail:YesUneven Footing:Yes
Steep Side Drop-offs:NoSteep Trail:
Off Trail (scratchy):NoSlippery Trail Surfaces:Some
Use of Hands Required:NoBoulder Hopping:Some
Difficulty :ModerateWater Crossings:No
Restrooms at Trailhead:YesGloves Required:No


Special Instructions:

This is a loop hike with great views of the surrounding red rocks and beautiful vistas. The trails pass the Seven Sacred Pools and Devil’s Kitchen sinkhole. This hike requires an entry fee, Red Rock Pass or a National Park Pass/Senior Pass. Bring water, snack and lunch.


(All trailhead directions in Sedona start at the “Y”which is the intersection of 179 & 89A). From the “Y”in Sedona, drive north on SR 89A about 0.3 miles to Jordan Rd. Turn left on Jordan Rd and drive to the end. Turn left on Park Ridge Dr, proceed through the paved cul-de-sac continuing on the dirt road for 0.5 miles to the parking area.