Sedona Journals

Adventures in Sedona Arizona

An August 2002 trip to Sedona by lbarton

Quote: Fun things to do in Sedona - jeep tours in the canyons, sunrise hot air balloon ride, and a cowboy adventure.

Adventures in Sedona Arizona


* Although I thought the Jeep tours of the desert were going to be "touristy," they ended up being loads of fun! While on the pricey side, they are worth it. The tours last long enough to get you out in the desert, viewing the mesa shapes, seeing wildlife, and meeting new people. We really enjoyed our tour with the "Pink Jeep" company. * A MUST-DO for this trip is the sunrise hot-air balloon ride. I helped with getting the balloon set up and ready to fly--a very interesting process. We went up high to begin with, watching the sun peak out over the distant hills. Then we came down to a lower elevation and skirted the low-lying hills. We saw jackrabbits and plenty of deer--the babies were adorab...Read More
Best Things Nearby:Mini golf course on premises if you just want to knock the ball around a little.Best Things About the Resort:Great rooms, nice pool and jacuzzi, setting on the brook, location just outside of town so not jammed in by traffic. The in-room two-person Jacuzzi was awesome! Resort Experience:This timeshare was very relaxing, with patios either on the brook or on the golf course. Our room was on the course, near the small pond that held VERY large fish (4 feet long). Certainly not the carp I am used to seeing! The pool and hot tub were always clean. Pool temp was a little chilly for some, but being a New Englander, it was fine for me. The kids di...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on March 4, 2003

Villas at Poco Diablo
1752 Highway 179
Sedona, Arizona 86336
(928) 204-3400