12,633 ft / 3,851 m

#1 in Arizona

#1,511 in United States


6,039 ft / 1,841 m

#2 in Arizona

#49 in United States


150 summits

#1 in Arizona

#97 in United States

Top climbing months

June   16%

August   16%

July   16%

Most climbed route

Humphreys Peak Trail

Class 1 • 3,206 ft / 977 m gain


  • 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.