Mount Lemmon Tourism

Mount Lemmon (O'odham: Babad Doʼag), with a summit elevation of 9,159 feet (2,792 m), is the highest point in the Santa Catalina Mountains. It is located in the Coronado National Forest north of Tucson, Arizona, United States. Mount Lemmon was named for botanist Sara Plummer Lemmon, who trekked to the top of the mountain with her husband and E. O. Stratton, a local rancher, by horse and foot in 1881. It is reported that Mount Lemmon Ski Valley, on the mountain's northeastern side, receives 200 inches (508 cm) of snow annually.

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Mount Lemmon in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Mount Lemmon, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Tucson. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Tucson for its bountiful attractions like Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Sabino Canyon, Pima Air & Space Museum on your trip to Mount Lemmon. Also, to reach Mount Lemmon, you'll have to take a flight to Tucson; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Mount Lemmon can generally be of 1-2 days.

Get, set and plan a journey with this amazing travel planner for Mount Lemmon that shall leave you with plenty of memories at the end of your trip.

  • Know the pollution level of Mount Lemmon before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 15.97 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30.83 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 29.17 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 32.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Mount Lemmon for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mount Lemmon.

    • Burglary and Theft 54.89 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 52.72 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.07 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 46.2 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 56.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.67 (Low)
    • Drug offense 65.76 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.67 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.48 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.07 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 65.34 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Mount Lemmon is 174.62 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 47.69 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 72.66 (High)
    • Pollution Index 26.49 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.97 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.63 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 60.01 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.6 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 114.14 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Mount Lemmon

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.11 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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