Picketpost Mountain, Arizona

Prominence: 1455 ft, 444 m

Elevation: 4375 feet, 1334 meters

True Isolation: 5.02 mi, 8.08 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4377 ft / 1335 m
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 15' 24'' N, 111° 9' 28'' W
33.256648, -111.157791 (Dec Deg)
485303 E 3679751 N, Zone 12 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPinal

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     Southern Arizona Hiking Club Emblem Peaks (Rank #44)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 75
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 78)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2005 by Andrew Rankine
     2006-01-01 by Andrew Rankine
     2010-12-24 by Andrew Rankine
     2012-11-23 by Beth Lakin
     2012-11-23 by Darin Wilson
     2014-02-08 by Mike Barker (GPS Track)
     2014-10-04 by Darin Wilson
     2014-11-16 by Shari Steiner (Unsuccessful)
     2014-12-11 by Tom & Becky Poremba
     2015-04-15 by Andrew Rankine
     2015-10-14 by Craig Jones
     2015-11-11 by Scott Surgent
     2015-12-31 by Darin Wilson
     2016-01-10 by Christopher Czaplicki
     2016-10-22 by Darin Wilson
     2017-02-12 by Darin Wilson
     2017-11-19 by Gustav Sexauer
     2019-03-06 by Paul McClellan (GPS Track)
     2019-03-10 by Vic Hanson (GPS Track)
     2019-12-26 by Whiley Hall (GPS Track)
     2020-01-27 by Adam Walker
     2020-04-28 by Vic Hanson (GPS Track)

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This is a steep scramble up a crack in the middle of the mountain
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Picketpost Mountain and the ascent chute dead ahead (2015-11-11). Photo by Scott Surgent.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1455 ft/444 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1495 ft/456 m
  Key Col: 2920 ft/890 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.02 mi/8.08 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.2825, -111.0767
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Apache Leap  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: Southeast Arizona Ranges
Range5: Northeast Tucson Area
Range6: Mound Mountain Area
Drainage BasinsGila
Gulf of California
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Tonto National Forest
Topo MapPicketpost Mountain O33111c2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Andrew Rankine.
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Other Photos

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Picketpost next to the mailbox (2017-03-04). Photo by Kelli Allstot.
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