<p>German climber Timo Scheu on Center for Singularity, rated a 5.13b, near Sedona, Arizona.</p> <p><i>(This photo and caption were submitted to <a href="http://yourshot.nationalgeographic.com/">Your Shot</a>.)</i></p>

Backcountry Sedona, Arizona

German climber Timo Scheu on Center for Singularity, rated a 5.13b, near Sedona, Arizona.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

Photograph by Chris Brundige, Your Shot

Southwest Photo Gallery

See photos of America's great Southwest, in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah.

Read This Next

The most ancient galaxies in the universe are coming into view
‘Microclots’ could help solve the long COVID puzzle
How Spain’s lust for gold doomed the Inca Empire

Go Further

Subscriber Exclusive Content

Why are people so dang obsessed with Mars?

How viruses shape our world

The era of greyhound racing in the U.S. is coming to an end

See how people have imagined life on Mars through history

See how NASA’s new Mars rover will explore the red planet

Why are people so dang obsessed with Mars?

How viruses shape our world

The era of greyhound racing in the U.S. is coming to an end

See how people have imagined life on Mars through history

See how NASA’s new Mars rover will explore the red planet

Why are people so dang obsessed with Mars?

How viruses shape our world

The era of greyhound racing in the U.S. is coming to an end

See how people have imagined life on Mars through history

See how NASA’s new Mars rover will explore the red planet