Sedona Day 1 - Schnebly Hill and a helicopter tour on May 19th, 2006.

We tackle the Schnebly Hill fire road and single track on a day in the 90s followed by a helicopter ride for a few

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We're heading toward the Cockscomb formation
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I wonder, did we rode some of those trails on Sunday?
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off we go! - I think that's the 89A looking west
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the Chicken's Comb rock
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Steve is on the starboard side so he has a different view from Graham, who's on the port side
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There were lots of spectacular formations that look to be inaccessible from the ground
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Sedona's country club and golf course
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When you get higher up, the rocks aren't red anymore
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There are deep canyons here
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The rock surface has an interesting texture
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Maybe this is what Bryce Canyon looked like a million or so years ago
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There's a narrow fin in the center
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The next fin, on the left, is even narrower
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our flight was the last of the day as the light fades
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Looking straight on at the left fin from the previous picture
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looking east
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a dried up waterfall
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What the pilot sees
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if Barbek knew his head would be so featured he might have shaved better!
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flying along a canyon wall - it was rather windy and we moved around quite a bit!
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We're back to the red rocks

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