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New Mexico County High Points

Showing Richard Oestreicher's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (18 out of 33, or 54.55%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.LincolnLookout Mountain11,580Southeast New Mexico Ranges3802003-07
2.BernalilloSandia Crest10,678Southeast New Mexico Ranges40982006-11
3.TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range34092009-06-29
4.CibolaMount Taylor11,301Southeast Colorado Plateau40942011-06-03
5.GuadalupeMesa Leon6339Southeast New Mexico Ranges3642011-06-04
5.De BacaLoma Alta5583Southeast New Mexico Ranges1282011-06-04
7.QuayLuciano Mesa-East Area5560Southern Great Plains02011-06-05
7.CurryCurry County High Point4792Southern Great Plains02011-06-05
9.ColfaxLittle Costilla Peak12,584Sangre de Cristo Range24242011-06-19
10.San MiguelElk Mountain11,661Sangre de Cristo Range5812011-08-12
11.ChavesOne Tree Peak7089Southeast New Mexico Ranges6492012-05-03
11.LeaLea County High Point4476Southern Great Plains02012-05-03
13.SocorroSouth Baldy10,783Southwest New Mexico Ranges38032012-05-05
14.TorranceManzano Peak10,098Southeast New Mexico Ranges32382012-07-20
15.UnionSierra Grande8720Southern Great Plains18802012-08-17
16.McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166Southeast Colorado Plateau6162013-06-05
17.OteroSierra Blanca Peak11,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges55332013-06-30
18.HardingSugarloaf Mountain6455Southern Great Plains3602015-08-21
 MoraTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range4001 
 Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range4001 
 Santa FeSanta Fe Baldy12,622Sangre de Cristo Range1982 
 SandovalRedondo Peak11,254Southeast Colorado Plateau2454 
 CatronWhitewater Baldy10,895Southwest New Mexico Ranges3535 
 Los AlamosCaballo Mountain-Southwest Slope10,480Southeast Colorado Plateau0 
 GrantMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges2525 
 SierraMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges2525 
 San JuanBeautiful Mountain9388Navajo Area1508 
 Doña AnaOrgan Needle8980Southeast New Mexico Ranges3700 
 ValenciaGallo Peak-Southwest Ridge8960Southeast New Mexico Ranges0 
 HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point8565Southwest New Mexico Ranges3250 
 LunaCookes Peak8408Southwest New Mexico Ranges2568 
 EddyDog Canyon Rim7480Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges360 
 RooseveltRoosevelt County High Point4780Southern Great Plains0 

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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.


     New Mexico County High Points


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