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New Mexico County High Points

Showing Dave Covill's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (33 out of 33, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range34091981-10-16
2.CibolaMount Taylor11,301Southeast Colorado Plateau40941995-05-25
3.McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166Southeast Colorado Plateau6161995-05-26
4.GuadalupeMesa Leon6339Southeast New Mexico Ranges3641997-04-05
4.De BacaLoma Alta5583Southeast New Mexico Ranges1281997-04-05
4.QuayLuciano Mesa-East Area5560Southern Great Plains01997-04-05
4.RooseveltRoosevelt County High Point4780Southern Great Plains01997-04-05
8.CurryCurry County High Point4792Southern Great Plains01997-04-06
9.SocorroSouth Baldy10,783Southwest New Mexico Ranges38032000-02-15
10.OteroSierra Blanca Peak11,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges55332000-04-21
10.LincolnLookout Mountain11,580Southeast New Mexico Ranges3802000-04-21
10.ChavesOne Tree Peak7089Southeast New Mexico Ranges6492000-04-21
13.EddyDog Canyon Rim7480Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges3602000-04-22
13.HardingSugarloaf Mountain6455Southern Great Plains3602000-04-22
13.LeaLea County High Point4476Southern Great Plains02000-04-22
16.UnionSierra Grande8720Southern Great Plains18802002-09-23
17.BernalilloSandia Crest10,678Southeast New Mexico Ranges40982002-12-28
18.LunaCookes Peak8408Southwest New Mexico Ranges25682004-04-09
19.Doña AnaOrgan Needle8980Southeast New Mexico Ranges37002004-04-10
20.HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point8565Southwest New Mexico Ranges32502004-04-11
21.San JuanBeautiful Mountain9388Navajo Area15082004-07-02
22.MoraTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range40012004-07-03
22.Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range40012004-07-03
24.GrantMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges25252005-11-06
24.SierraMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges25252005-11-06
26.San MiguelElk Mountain11,661Sangre de Cristo Range5812005-11-24
27.Santa FeSanta Fe Baldy12,622Sangre de Cristo Range19822005-11-25
28.Los AlamosCaballo Mountain-Southwest Slope10,480Southeast Colorado Plateau02005-11-26
29.ColfaxLittle Costilla Peak12,584Sangre de Cristo Range24242006-05-26
30.TorranceManzano Peak10,098Southeast New Mexico Ranges32382006-11-25
30.ValenciaGallo Peak-Southwest Ridge8960Southeast New Mexico Ranges02006-11-25
32.SandovalRedondo Peak11,254Southeast Colorado Plateau24542007-09-15
33.CatronWhitewater Baldy10,895Southwest New Mexico Ranges35352008-09-07

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List Description

Andy Martin was the first to complete this list, on 10/7/1995.


  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 1992 by Andy Martin.
  • By 1995 I had determined several of these points, and most information on individual peak pages was self-researched.


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