Elevation

12,633 ft / 3,851 m

Prominence

6,039 ft / 1,841 m

Summits

121 summits

Top climbing months

June   21%

July   19%

September  11%

Most climbed route

Humphreys Peak Trail

Highlights

  • Humphreys Peak is the highest peak in Arizona.
  • It is the highest of a group of extinct volcanic peaks known as the San Francisco Peaks.
  • The summit can be most easily reached by hiking the 4.8 mile Humphreys Trail that begins at the Arizona Snowbowl ski resort in the Coconino National Forest.
  • The last 1 mile of the trail traverses the only region of tundra in Arizona, at over 11,500 feet.
  • On a clear day you can see views of the Grand Canyon to the north.

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