Rover Peak
December 21, 2020


Rover Peak from Forest Road 24 from the south

From where I parked

Another view as I hike up canyon

The road makes a steep gain up ahead

View west, above the Red Rover Mine ghost town. Various peaks in the background such as Black Mesa and the New River Mountains

Now off the road, heading up slope

Rock outcrop up ahead

Rover Peak comes into view

Getting closer

Now right below it

West: the New River Mountains

North: The Cedar Mountains and the distant Pine Mountain

East: Sunset Mountain and the Verde River Valley, with the Mazatzals in back

South: the summit cairn, Humboldt Mountain and the FAA dome, then Kentuck Mountain farther back, centered


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