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Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 25 January 2012 in Sport & Recreation.

You don't have to be a tour operator to drive on these jeep roads. We saw several other jeeps. My wife was standing close to this vehicle's path. She reported the driver had a huge smile on his face. The lady passenger not so much.

Broken Arrow Trail
October in Sedona

Becky from los angeles, United States

Ha! I feel for that lady passenger ... This looks rather intense! Cool shot.

25 Jan 2012 6:29am

PATRICK from miramas, France


25 Jan 2012 7:23am

Veronique from Suisse/, France

I can understand her face ! In Haïti I did a four hours journey in similar conditions....

25 Jan 2012 7:46am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Lovely crisp shot

25 Jan 2012 8:10am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

My husband also has a big smile on his face when he puts it into 4-wheeldrive :) A beautiful environment for a drive through nature with the mountains in the background!

25 Jan 2012 8:59am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

used to do that when i lived in Nevada, had a International Scout II; ran with the 4-wheeler crowd. Beat the living hell out of my new Scout but it was fun.

25 Jan 2012 9:00am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Lovely warm colors and composition

25 Jan 2012 10:35am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Wow - I can feel the jolt and bone shaking ride!

25 Jan 2012 11:54am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Ah, yes, I can imagine those smiles are as easily lost as the traction . .

25 Jan 2012 12:01pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

nice shot

25 Jan 2012 12:33pm

Z from Shanghai, China

Not only driving but watching is fun!

25 Jan 2012 1:05pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

ROFL....great reporting from the scene Steve! Beautifully framed shot! Bravo! ;-)

25 Jan 2012 2:05pm

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

I hope they will find a park.... Nice one!

25 Jan 2012 3:07pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

It is better to hold on !!!!! Splendid landscape. Good day.

25 Jan 2012 3:22pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Yes, when bouncing and rocking along on uneven ground, the passengers don't nearly have the fun that the drivers (who have the steering wheel to hang onto) do! At the end of the ride, the votes are cast and normally they are 50-50. Great descriptive shot Steve ;-)

25 Jan 2012 4:11pm

Crash Ryan from Weehawken, NJ & NYC, United States

what are you doing? auditioning for top gear ???

25 Jan 2012 5:14pm

@Crash Ryan: Isn't that a great show?

rian from vestavia hills, United States

lol.. yeah, i'd hate to be the passenger too, being the driver's much fun.. :) nice capture..

25 Jan 2012 5:22pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Hopefully the lady passenger got out of the jeep without losing her stomach! Another stunning backdrop to this composition!

25 Jan 2012 6:50pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Good image and good description of the mood inside of the jeep.

25 Jan 2012 6:59pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wonderful capture and beautiful scenery!

25 Jan 2012 7:23pm

franz from Baden, Austria

cool scene! and i do sympathize with the driver ... i also enjoy driving such "roads" (equally not always to the enjoyment of my wife ... ;-))

25 Jan 2012 7:24pm

10Fraction from France

Sedona is a wonderful place. I've been there, in march. Oak creek is just breathtaking. A nice one steve

26 Jan 2012 3:19am

Bill Brown from California, United States

Oh yes!

26 Jan 2012 4:46am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

excellent and stoning shot
well done

26 Jan 2012 1:03pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

What a promo shot!

26 Jan 2012 3:55pm

Phil David Morris, 2012 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

I don't see the woman, maybe she hit the dashboard. Great trail for a photo.

26 Jan 2012 6:10pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb image! L'aventure c'est l'aventure!:)

27 Jan 2012 9:00am

Kiki from Ambert, France

The lady passager didn't have to appreciate as you the magnificent red landscape and make it of beautiful photos:))

28 Jan 2012 4:48pm