Mount Elden remains identified

Mount Elden or Elden Mountain is located in central Coconino County northeast of Flagstaff, Arizona. It takes its name from one of the region's earliest Anglo settlers, John Elden, who, along with his family, established a homestead on the mountain's lower slopes and grazed sheep on the open grasslands below during the late 19th century.
  • Elevation: 9,301 ft (2,835 m)
  • Location: Coconino County, Arizona, U.S.
  • Prominence: 1,219 ft (372 m)
  • Topo map: USGS Flagstaff East
  • Mountain type: lava dome
  • Volcanic field: San Francisco volcanic field
  • Easiest route: road
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