Santa Catalina Mountains

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Santa Catalina Mountains
Highest peak Mount Lemmon ( 2791  m )
location Arizona (USA)
Santa Catalina Mountains (Arizona)
Santa Catalina Mountains
Coordinates 32 ° 27 ′  N , 110 ° 47 ′  W Coordinates: 32 ° 27 ′  N , 110 ° 47 ′  W

Santa Catalina Mountains is a mountain range north of Tucson , Arizona . The mountain range, which is often just called the Catalinas , is part of the Sky Islands . The highest point of the Catalinas is Mount Lemmon ( 32 ° 27 '  N , 110 ° 47'  W ) with a height of 2791 meters. Summerhaven at the foot of Mount Lemmon is a resort in the hot desert state of Arizona. At the same time, Mount Lemmon is the southernmost ski area in the United States. The Santa Catalina Mountains are part of the Coronado National Forest and contain the Pusch Ridge Wilderness Area. The area offers numerous destinations for tourists such as Sabino Canyon and Catalina State Park with extensive hiking opportunities.

Places in the mountains



Panorama of the Catalina Mountains from the south

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