What is the highest and lowest point in Arizona?

The highest point in Arizona is Humphreys Peak, northwest of Flagstaff, at 12,633 feet above sea level. The lowest point in Arizona is the Colorado River, only 70 feet above sea level.
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How long does it take to climb Humphreys Peak?

Hikers should be healthy and in good physical condition. Do not hike alone unless you are a seasoned experienced hiker. Expect the 9-mile roundtrip to take 8 to 10 hours depending upon hiking speed and number of stops. Although Humphreys Trail is open all year, snow cover can be quite heavy during the winter months.
  • What is the highest point in the state of Arizona?

    Humphreys Peak (Hopi: Aaloosaktukwi, Navajo: Dookʼoʼoosłííd) is the highest natural point in the U.S. state of Arizona, with an elevation of 12,633 feet (3,851 m) and is located within the Kachina Peaks Wilderness in the Coconino National Forest, about 11 miles (17.7 km) north of Flagstaff, Arizona.
  • Which state has the highest mountain peak?

    Highest major summits
    RankMountain peakState
    38Capitol PeakColorado
    39Pikes PeakColorado
    40Windom PeakColorado
    41Mount AugustaAlaska Yukon
  • What state in the United States has the most mountains?

    Nevada is a Rocky Mountain state bordered by Oregon and Idaho to the north, Utah to the east, and California to the west and south. Located in the Great Basin Desert, it is the driest state, receiving less rainfall than any other state. Nevada has a varied landscape. It is one of the most mountainous states.
B.

What city has the highest elevation?

List of highest United States cities by state
AltitudeNameState, District or Territory
10,200 feet (3109 m)LeadvilleColorado
9800 feet (2987 m)Brian HeadUtah
9321 feet (2841 m)Taos Ski ValleyNew Mexico
9062 feet (2762 m)Fox ParkWyoming
  • What city has the highest altitude in the world?

    Settlements below 4,700 metres (15,400 ft)
    AltitudeNameComment
    3,658 metres (12,001 ft)Lhasa, TibetPopulation 216,663 (2010).
    3,650 metres (11,980 ft)La PazPopulation 758,845 (2012)Bolivian seat of government; the highest capital city in the world.
    3,548 metres (11,640 ft)SicuaniPopulation 42,551 (2007).
  • What is the lowest city in the world?

    Jericho
  • What city has the highest elevation in the United States?

    Its United States Post Office is located at the highest elevation of any in the country. Alma, which is a town, did not take the title as highest incorporated city from Leadville, Colorado, as is commonly believed. Leadville is still the highest incorporated city in North America.
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What is the highest elevation in the United States?

20,310 feet

Updated: 3rd October 2019

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