Thompson Peak (Arizona)

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Thompson Peak
Thompson Peak McDowell Mountains.jpg
Thompson Peak, McDowell Mountains
Highest point
Elevation3,984 ft (1,214 m)  NAVD 88[1]
Prominence762 ft (232 m) [1]
Coordinates33°38′39″N 111°48′44″W / 33.6442093°N 111.8120864°W / 33.6442093; -111.8120864Coordinates: 33°38′39″N 111°48′44″W / 33.6442093°N 111.8120864°W / 33.6442093; -111.8120864[2]
Thompson Peak is located in Arizona
Thompson Peak
Thompson Peak
LocationMaricopa County, Arizona, U.S.
Parent rangeMcDowell Mountains
Topo mapUSGS McDowell Peak

Thompson Peak is located in the McDowell Mountains, the summit being 20 miles (32 km) to the northeast of Phoenix, Arizona. Its height is 3,984 feet (1,214 m). Thompson Peak has amateur and Maricopa County government radio towers on the summit, accessible via a service road from Fountain Hills.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Thompson Peak". Retrieved 2016-08-21.
  2. ^ "Thompson Peak". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2014-02-09.
  3. ^ "Thompson Peak". Retrieved 2014-02-09.

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