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After you meet your instructor, you will be briefed with initial safety introduction.   Transportation provided if needed.  Snacks and water provided.  This is a great Scottsdale adventure that allows you to hike to the top to rappel down.  Be the first in your group to lean back and enjoy the views on the repel as you go down.  Enjoy the Sonoran desert as you hike to your descent location.  This half day adventure is great to mark off your bucket list!  Whether adrenaline junkie or just looking to enjoy the beauty of the desert brings, come join our adventure.  Personable guide that makes you feel like you have done this a million times as your fear subsides into confidence.  Just remember, to dress appropriately and bring sunscreen for this outdoor adventure.  Don't forget your camera to show your friends!
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Sonoran Desert National Monument
Epic Adventures

This adventure is one for the memory books. Hike through the Sonoran Desert outside Scottsdale to a local peak before taking the exciting way down.  Harness up, lean back and enjoy the descent…just you, the ropes and the rock face. Your guide will ensure you are comfortable with the rappelling technique in a safety briefing before you set out.

  • Beat the Arizona heat with an early start, even earlier in the summer

  • Safety first. Helmet, ropes and harness, and instruction are included

  • Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, your guide will bring the water

  • Kids can do it too. They need to be over 9 and have an adult with them

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Reviewed 24 June 2018
Worth the early morning start!

My husband and I booked a last minute rappelling adventure with Jose and the reviews did not disappoint. Jose was as wonderful as all the other reviews indicated. We had a small group with us which was perfect, but I'm sure that Jose would have...More

Thank Rowena M
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile
Bucket list adventure!

My 13 year and I had a blast!! Jose the guide was great with my son who has a fear of heights. Initially he only wanted to try it once but ended up going three times! Differently looking forward to canyoneering!

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile
Awesome adventure

We had an amazing time rappelling with our guide Jose. He was super helpful in teaching us basic safety while making sure that we had a great time. He even took photos of us while we rappelled down the side together. Definitely felt like we...More

1  Thank Ted K
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile
Terrific experience!

This was such a fun day! Jose and Bob were fantastic!! They were so friendly, knowledgeable, and welcoming. They were terrific instructors, not to mention funny and calming. I would highly recommend putting Epic Adventures on your “To do List”

Thank Julie K
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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile
Fun on the rocks!

The whole experience was a lot of fun. Jose and Tom did a great job of putting everyone at ease which only added to the whole morning. Jose has the perfect demeanor and attitude that was profesional and calming. Would definitely do another trip with...More

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