New Mexico Geological Society

The mining community of Superior is situated in a fault-formed basin in the central part of the area. Rugged landscape southwest of Superior is commanded by Picket Post Mountain, which is an eroded volcanic vent; the remnant of a once extensive volcanic pile.

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Point of Contact
John Scaggs
Tonto National Forest
john.scaggs@usda.gov

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