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Wilson Mountain Hike

Started at North Wilson Trail 123 around 8am. At lest half of the trail was shaded in the morning which was a great advantage. There…

Wilson Mountain

Summited Wilson Mountain today from North Wilson Mountain Trail at the Ecinoso day use picnic area. It was a 96 degree day with a rocky…

Wilson Mt. Hike in the heat!

It was a beautiful hike in Sedona. It was hot, but that kept people off the trail. It cooled off as we got higher. The…

Wilson!

Nothing better than hiking in the Sedona area. Wilson Mountain provided so many gorgeous views! Hiked with two wonderful ladies who made the trail even…

North Wilson

Beautiful trail, plenty of shade, lots of green! Challenging but not too difficult with plenty of rewarding views.

Wilson Mountain kicked our butts!

We started our hike at 7am, having the trail mainly to ourselves. It was 70°, but not for long! The heat got our blood going,…

North Wilson Trail

This trail was beautiful!! Loved the views and the shade that the trees provided. It was a bit chilly when we started but quickly warmed…

Wilson!

Tough to find the trailhead, and had to backtrack to the Encinoso Picnic Area, where we parked and met a couple of backpackers who had…

Dawn Patrol

We started at 5:30 a.m. It was steep for the first 1.5 miles. After that it became more gradual. The trail is clearly marked, and…

Wilson!!!

I am tackling this 6 peak challenge with my pup Laika. We began just before dawn, made quick work of the first section thru to…

N. Wilson Mt. – Incredible Views

Trail goes up, up, up, up, flat, up, up, up. LOL! Mostly narrow with lots of brush. Poles helped tremendously. Views at the top –…

Wilson Mountain

A cool spring morning was a great start for this trail. The first two miles or so are the most technical with some steep switchbacks…

Incredible vistas!

What amazing views! This trail is moderately technical from the start to about the 2 mile point with loose rock and steep switchbacks. I highly…

Wilson Mountain

Weather was perfect. Windy at the plateau and up through the first bench. 66 degrees in Sedona on Sunday! Breezy and actually a little chilly…

Wilson mountain

Perfect weather and a beautiful view with lots of wildflowers.

Wilson Mountain

Long hike, but extremely worth it! The views and the lush vegetation made this hike one of my absolute favorites so far despite the 12.6…

Lovely Wilson

Arrived at the trailhead nice and early.. about 6:30am. Only a couple other groups on the trail. We hiked up and over to the sedona…

Conquered Wilson Mountain!

Sunny, breezy, beautiful. Great people and great trail conditions. Views of Sedona were stunning.

Wonderful Sedona !

A wonderful hiking day with an Awesomegroup of friends.Sedona is one of the beautiful places in the world!

Wilson Mountain

Absolutely stunning first hike to kick off the Arizona Summer Peak Challenge!

Meetup Wilson hike

Great weather, tough hike, did it with a group of 18 amazing hikers. First time hiking this trail.

Wilson Mountain

Entire Amazing Arizona Adventures team made the summit!!   Great hike with great people.

Wilson mountain

Awesome hike with a great group of people all driven to reach the top overcoming any obstacles in the way! Starting from the North Wilson…

Favorite Hike In Sedona

It was a perfect day with some awesome friends! The views at the top were breathtaking. I highly recommend going to the Sedona overlook at…

Wilson Mountain Peak

I hiked with a large group of 20+, and it was a beautiful day in May.  The trails were in very good condition, and everyone…

Didn’t get eaten like Wilson did

Amazing hike in great weather.  Nice views of Humphreys once you get to the first bench and incredible views at the Sedona lookout as well.…

Best Hike in Sedona

Fourth time doing this hike – best time (speed and enjoyment) yet. We day hiked this time, but from prior experience, it’s a great one…

Wilson Mountain

Headed up from the North Route. Really pretty hike and great views of Sedona!

Wilson Hike

so beautiful with the fall turning

WILSON WOW!

What a fantastic HIKE with my bestie Suzanne…most beautiful fall foliage!

Getting it done

Gorgeous morning, started early around 730 and plenty of parking. Single track with lots of loose rocks. Best part is upper trail which takes you…

Wilson in the Fall

Man was it chilly this morning! warmed up a bit when the sun came up and the breeze was cool. Fall colors all around and…

Wilson Mountain

I attempted Wilson back in August with a group of friends We hiked Bear mountain first and then went on to Wilson the plan was…

6th Peak

Was a beautiful hike with amazing views.

Wilson

Beautiful hike and views  

One of the best views in Sedona!

Get there early! We arrived at 5am and only two parking spots were left in their about 10 parking spot lot. The hike up was…

Amazing

The first 2 miles were brutal with what feels like the majority of the elevation gain.  It was however worth the torture. The views at…

Best views!

Beautiful trail, little rocky. Very steep for first 2 miles, the prize is the views from the Sedona lookout.

Perfect Way to Spend a Day

This was my final hike of the Summer Six Pack of Peaks Challenge. The weather was perfect, slightly cool at the start. Started at the…

Wilson Mountain

Beautiful trail!  Not nearly as steep as Bear Mountain, and the views at the top were outstanding!

Number 2 of 6

After summiting Bear Mountain, Wilson was next. Very hot 105 degree day. Baby Yoda & Wilson on top of Wilson Mountain.

Wilson Mountain

After finishing Bear Mountain the group I was with decided to go on ahead with hiking up Wilson Mountain. By this time it was really…

Escape the Crowds

Originally planned to hike Williams, but checked the FS website at the last minute to discover the area was closed to entry. Made a last…

Vertigo

The trail is a little over-grown and there are two downed trees across the trail; otherwise in pretty good shape. We started early and hit…

Wilson

Great hike in great weather. The hike up was moderately strenuous and I found the hike down more difficult, mostly due to the slippery marble/golf…

The best views yet

This was the best so far.. Long but not difficult and plenty of great scenery.. I will be back.

Hot & Rocky with 2 Great Views

Nice hike that is partially shaded. Parking lot doesn’t open until 8am, so get there early if you go on a weekend. There was a…

Wilson Mtn. (Sedona, AZ)

Quite a few people were exploring the first 1/2 mile of this trail. Once you pass the people, you climb with views of red walls…

Wilson!

After Bear Mountain in the morning, then mountain biking for four hours in Sedona, and fuel at Sedona Beer Company,  I embarked upon a sunset…

Views, views, views

Started a little after 6 so shaded most of the way up.   Some pretty flowers and killer views.  Took us around 4 hours.

Wilson Mountain

Love Sedona. First time doing this trail. We made it up to the Canyon Lookout across the Mesa in 3 hours.  Started at 5am. Saw…

Wilson Mountain

Nice Sedona hike.  Started just past the parking lot (full) and noticed Spur A trail led up to the main trail (0.6miles).  Incline 95% of…

Wilson mountain

Challenging hike. Overall a great experience. Awesome views!

Wilson mountain

Challenging, beautiful, and great views. Overall awesome hike!

Wilson

Felt good to hike this mountain with friend. No one in the trail during the entire hike.

Mount Wilson

Hiked early to avoid the heat, worked out really well, 5 down, just one more to go and the wife wants to do it the…

A Spectacular View

I started this hike around 530ish, nice cool 62 degrees and finished at 1015, warm 74 degrees. It took me about 4+ hours. The bugs…

Wilson Mountain

Hiked early to avoid the heat, worked out really well, 5 down, just one more to go and the wife wants to do it the…

Wilson hike in sedona AZ

Started hike with friends and family around 9AM EST after tough time finding the parking at the trail head. The weather was good and cool…

I need Beer

My legs are dead but great time.  Beautiful day

Wilson Mountain – norther overlook

Fantastic hike throughout. From the start to the top and then to northern overlook, all beauty as far as the eye could see. I loved…

Wilson Mountain

Fantastic hike throughout. From the start to the top and then to northern overlook, the views were as spectacular as they can get. The views…

Wilson Mountain

Beautiful day with some high winds but not many other hikers

Wilson Mountain – North Route!

Wilson Mountain is one of my absolute favorite hikes in Sedona. The views are incredible! I’ve taken the main route a few times so I…

I met Mr. Wilson

Very easy trail to follow with views that are just breathtakingly spectacular.    Lots of colorful wildflowers and surprisingly very lush green flowery bushes that…

Bday Weekend Wilson Mtn Hike

Arrived at the TH around 6:30am … plenty of parking and very people on th trail during the ascent. In some areas, narrow trail and…

Sedona Hike

Hi trip was fun! lost of flowers, changes of landscape between forrest and desert and great coverage that day for the more exposed parts. Love…

Way, way up Wilson we went

Bring your camera, camera, camera!!!! And plenty of water! Our Wilson Mountain day hike started with O’dark-thirty wake-up call. Out of bed at 0400 to…

Wilson!!

Felt great to do this hike again! Started the hike at 0640 and made it to the Sedona overlook at 0840. Spent some time, ate…

North Wilson Peak Trail

Gorgeous views of the Red Rocks State Park! The hike took 4 hours plus 25 minutes on top for a snack and the views. Glad…

North Wilson

A beautify day out on the trail with friends.  Great hike and poles are your friend for the trail back down.

My new favorite hike

This hike was beautiful!! It was steep and challenging To get to the top but quite possibly the most beautiful summit that I’ve experienced yet!!

Got a parking ticket, so what?!

Great hike despite my friend getting a parking ticket 😉 11+ miles at a pretty gradual elevation gain, didn’t seem too bad 💪🏻 Saw a…

Parking ticket, who cares?!

Trail conditions were great, weather beautiful, high upper 80s by end of hike. In addition to my friend getting a parking ticket, the highlight of…

Watch out for the mountain lions!

Today, our little hiking group was together as a whole and all was well with the world again. Two of us met in the lobby…

Wilson Mountain

Had a great hike with my sister, Yani. Loved this hike. Started early to beat the afternoon heat. We saw javelina, a coyote and a…

Wilson Mountain

Great hike, unbelievable views. Was on the trail by 6:45, a little cool, but warmed up with the steep trail at the beginning. Lots of…

Wilson Mountain

We are having beautiful weather in Sedona right now and through the weekend. The high was only in the 70’s yesterday. Trying to get the…

Wilson Mtn Trail

Weather and trail were great.  Very nice Views at the top on both lookouts.

Wilson Mountain Escape the Heat

Early drive from Phoenix to the parking lot at North Wilson Trail head guaranteed a parking space for us. we arrived at 7:45 AM and…

Wilson mountain? Or mount Wilson?

Late start so it was warmer than I’d like, but the breeze and shade from the trees at the higher elevation of the hike. Came…

First time on Wilson

This was my first hike up to Wilson Mountain. I decided to use the Wilson Mountain Trail, the longer of the two trails to the…

Wilson

This was a BEAUTIFUL hike. I will definitely be doing this one again!

Wilson Mountaineers

Chilly Morning Hike on Wilson. Encountered a rattlesnake on the way down.

Mt Wilson!!

Today’s hike was not too difficult but was still a very good workout! Glad to have completed the summer challenge with thus one as we…

Wilson Mountain

Finally finished the challenge! The fall foliage on North Wilson trail was beautiful, but that wind was biting cold!

Windy Wilson Summit

Due to the limited parking at the trailhead, I arrived just before sunrise to ensure I would get a spot. Besides a large group of…

Fall Colors!

Started just after daybreak – cold start, but the photos were awesome in the soft light. Fall colors for the first third of the hike…

Wonderful Wilson

Wilson was yet another beautiful, enjoyable hike. The switchbacks elevated your heart rate and then a nice break awaited on the plateau. There were very…

Mister Wiillllson!

This hike was probably my favorite. It was a quad burner but it offered very rewarding views at every “false” peak. The trail was not…

The top of Sedona

First time up this trail and it did not disappoint. I knew it was going to be a good one once we hit the beautiful…

Almost Fall at Wilson’s

Yes..  Hike done!  The last one of the Summer Six pack!  Challenging and rewarding. It is almost Fall in Sedona.  The views were magnificent.  It…

Challenge Complete!

So I accidentally added about 3 miles to my hike by doing both overlooks, not just Sedona.  In my opinion, not worth it… the views…

Beautiful

Started early had the mountain to myself for 45 min. It truly was a beautiful hike. Perfect for my last peak!

Beautiful

Awesome weather for a scenic hike up Mt Wilson.

Beautiful finish to a great challenge.

We had the most beautiful weather. Absolutely stunning views from the top of Wilson. So much variety in terrain, foliage, colors. Amazing. Thanks for an…

#6 in the books: Wilson Mountain

Another spectacular day in AZ to hike! Our group completed the AZ Summer 6Pack of Peaks Challenge finishing with Wilson Mountain in Sedona. The foliage…

Mount Wilson summit

Another amazing day with the tribe!! Great to have finished up the challenge today oo a gorgeous sunny day in Sedona.

Wilson Mtn

Third time doing this hike. Definitely the best views of Sedona red rocks, Humphreys, Oak Creek Canyon, etc. A tough day hike for sure. Felt…

Just downed a six-pack…of Peaks!

Decided to do this hike from Midgley Bridge instead of the North Wilson Trailhead just because we are more familiar with the trail from the…

Wilson Mtn…. We saw a SNAKE!

Great day to take a hike near Sedona! Weather was perfect with a breezy wind.  Only saw one snake in the switchbacks from the Bench…

Number 6 of 6! Wilson!!!!

Number 6 of the Arizona Summer Challenge! Wilson Mountain ( 7,122ft) with a good 2,331 ft of elevation gain. Very proud of myself and I…

Ah ha moment at the top

It was a bit humid which didn’t help with the rapid climb to the top but the views are well worth it.

Mr. Wilson

We got to the top and went to both sides Sedona overlook and north canyon. That tagged  on an extra 1.5 hours which we didn’t…

WILSON Mountain

Fabulous hike! The Sedona Lookout is amazing. Windy at the top. Bits of the trail are narrow. Rocky trail or slightly overgrown in some places…

Breathtakingly beautiful

The main elevation was in the first bit. Which combined with the humidity made for a tiring climb. It then plateaus out before a much…

WOW is for Wilson

This has to be my favorite by far. Absolutely beautiful.  We had perfect weather with overcast which made for amazing views.  WOW!!  As always great…

Sedona on a Cloudy Day

My group and I drove up from Phoenix early on a Saturday to hike Wilson Mountain.  As we were on our way to the TH,…

Wilson in the Whiskey Smoke

Went up in smoky conditions early Monday morning – Whiskey Fire was burning just to the North. Once we got to the switchbacks it started…

Wilson Mountain

Hiked Wilson Mountain on 9/14. Very empty on the trail and only saw two others at the summit. I logged about 12.4 miles roundtrip and…