Canyons are inherently risky. Flash floods occur without notice on sunny days. Technical skills & surrounding topography knowledge required yet does not eliminate risk.
Sunburst Canyon is a 4.3 mile round trip canyon trip with 1,700 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 19 miles southwest of Flagstaff Arizona. A high clearance vehicle is recommended to access the trailhead. June and July are the best months to enjoy this activity. This hike involes off trail navigation. Review triplogs, photos and the route to understand the terrain before heading out.
Overview: Another technical canyoneering trip into upper Secret Canyon with 9 or more rappels
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WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.