Fremont Peak (Arizona)

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Fremont Peak
Doyle Peak and Fremont Peak from the east side of Agassiz Peak.jpg
Doyle Peak and Fremont Peak (right) from the east side of Agassiz Peak
Elevation 11,973 ft (3,649 m) NAVD 88[1]
Prominence 615 ft (187 m)[1]
Location
Location Coconino County, Arizona, U.S.
Range San Francisco Peaks
Coordinates 35°19′23″N 111°39′40″W / 35.3230643°N 111.6609943°W / 35.3230643; -111.6609943Coordinates: 35°19′23″N 111°39′40″W / 35.3230643°N 111.6609943°W / 35.3230643; -111.6609943[2]
Topo map USGS Humphreys Peak
Geology
Volcanic field San Francisco volcanic field
Climbing
Easiest route From Doyle Saddle

Fremont Peak is in the San Francisco Peaks of northern Arizona. It is the third highest point in the state of Arizona. The peak is within the Coconino National Forest and the Kachina Peaks Wilderness

Fremont offers the best year round views of the south from any high point in the San Francisco Peaks. It can be seen from Flagstaff, Arizona as the pointy peak on the right.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Fremont Peak, Arizona". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2009-01-10. 
  2. ^ "Fremont Peak". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-01-10. 
View through a grove of Rocky Mountain Bristlecone Pine growing on the south slope of Fremont Peak, Flagstaff is visible in the background