Posts tagged ‘del agua canyon’

Day Hike: 10K / Ellis / South Crest Loop (Part 1) ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

Friday, June 2, 2017

Our plan was to hike this 11.1 mile loop in one day. Unfortunately, due to building storm clouds and thunder at the crest, for safety reasons, we cut the hike short at the Ellis Trailhead and took the Challenge Trail back down to the 10K Trailhead. It turned out to be a good move on our part because about two hours later, the rain was coming down pretty good. We came back the following Friday and finished the loop. Read more…


Day Hike: Knife Edge of the Shield ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA

April 25, 2013

Woke up to a very cool morning and things looked a little unsettled at the top of the mountain. It wasn’t enough to stop us, though, so off we went!

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Day Hike: North Crest Trail to Del Agua Canyon Overlook ~ Sandia Mountains ~ Albuquerque, New Mexico USA

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

My first hike with the ASCHG with me as the hike leader. As hike leader, I wasn’t able to take the number of pics I usually do, but you can still enjoy the ones I did take! 🙂 Sorry, no hike report this time… just didn’t have time. I may come back to this in the future.

Click the first pic to start the manual slideshow:

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