Monthly Archives: February 2017

Black Mountain, Arizona, February 2017

On February 22 I hiked Black Mountain north of Oracle, Arizona. This particular “Black Mountain” is the 85th most prominent peak in Arizona with 1907 feet of clean prominence and 5587 feet of elevation. It also has nearly 20 miles … Continue reading

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South Mountain, Arizona, February 2017

On February 11 Michael Berry, Matthias Stender, and I hiked up South Mountain on the Tohono O’odham Indian Reservation west of Sells, Arizona. South Mountain is the 70th most prominent peak in Arizona, with 2020 feet of prominence and 4160 … Continue reading

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Bassett Peak, Arizona, February 2017

On February 4th Eric Kassan, Susan Murphy, Darin Wilson, Adam Humphreys, and I hiked Bassett Peak, the high point of the Galiuro Mountains and the Galiuro Wilderness east of Tucson. Bassett Peak is the 23rd most prominent peak in Arizona … Continue reading

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