- White Mountains (Arizona)
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map_caption=Position of White Mountains inside Arizona
The White Mountains of
Arizonaare a mountain rangein the eastern part of the state, near the border with New Mexico. It is a part of the Colorado Plateauhigh country that extends through the middle of the state, the Mogollon Rimbeing adjacent to the west. Nearby communities include Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside, Greer, Springerville, and Eagar. Much of the range is within the Fort Apache Indian Reservation.
The highest summit is Mount Baldy, with an elevation of convert|11400|ft|m|0.The mountains are drained to the south by several tributaries of the Salt River, and to the north by the
Little Colorado River. There are several small lakes.
The part of the White Mountains outside the reservation is in the
Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest.
* [http://maps.google.com/?ie=UTF8&ll=33.856732,-109.515839&spn=0.504068,0.933838&t=h&z=10&om=1 Google Maps satellite photo]
* [http://www.go-arizona.com/white-mountains Arizona Travel Guide info for the White Mountains]
* [http://www.arizonahandbook.com/white.htm Arizona Handbook info]
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