Courthouse Butte

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Courthouse Butte
Courthouse Butte, facing northeast
Highest point
Elevation 5,454 ft (1,662 m)  NGVD 29[1]
Prominence 971 ft (296 m) [1]
Coordinates 34°48′10″N 111°45′17″W / 34.8027965°N 111.7545986°W / 34.8027965; -111.7545986Coordinates: 34°48′10″N 111°45′17″W / 34.8027965°N 111.7545986°W / 34.8027965; -111.7545986[2]
Courthouse Butte is located in Arizona
Courthouse Butte
Courthouse Butte
Location Yavapai County, Arizona, U.S.
Topo map USGS Sedona

Courthouse Butte is a butte just north of the Village of Oak Creek, Arizona, south of Sedona in Yavapai County. Summit elevation is 5,454 feet (1,662 m).[1] It is just east of Bell Rock.

Geologically, Courthouse Butte is composed of horizontally bedded sedimentary rock of the Permian Supai Formation.[3]

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  1. ^ a b c "Courthouse Butte, Arizona". Retrieved 2016-08-22. 
  2. ^ "Courthouse Butte". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2016-08-22. 
  3. ^ Weir, G.W., Ulrich, G.E. and Nealey, L.D., 1989, Geologic map of the Sedona 30' X 60' quadrangle, Yavapai and Coconino Counties, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-1896, scale 1:100000.

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