Camelback Mountain - Phoenix, Arizona

Four Peaks Mountain
Humpheys Peak
San Francisco Mountains

I normally don't post anything outside of Utah on, but I didn't have a site called so I put them here anyways.

Nov. 29, 2003

A rappeller on Camelback Mountain

From Camelback Mountain looking north.

Looking east toward Four Peaks Mountain (45 miles east of Phoenix).
Starting from the left: Brown's Peak 7,657' Amethyst Peak 7,642',
unnamed 7,572' and unnamed 7,524'.
There is a high quality amethyst mine on this mountain.

Downtown Phoenix

Looking west from Camelback Mountain

Camelback Mountain

From near Flagstaff looking at the San Francisco Mountains
which form a ring around an ancient caldera, or volcano rim.
Humphrey's Peak, is the tallest mountain in Arizona at 12,633'
To hike, it takes 4.5 miles from the Arizona Snow Bowl to the summit.

Special Thanks Gloria and Junior


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