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New Mexico County High Points

Showing James Powell's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (2 out of 33, or 6.06%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 4) Prom-M Ascent Date
13.BernalilloSandia Crest3255Southeast New Mexico Ranges1249 
11.CatronWhitewater Baldy3321Southwest New Mexico Ranges1077 
26.ChavesOne Tree Peak2161Southeast New Mexico Ranges198 
9.CibolaMount Taylor3445Southeast Colorado Plateau1248 
5.ColfaxLittle Costilla Peak3836Sangre de Cristo Range739 
31.CurryCurry County High Point1461Southern Great Plains0 
29.De BacaLoma Alta1702Southeast New Mexico Ranges39 
20.Doña AnaOrgan Needle2737Southeast New Mexico Ranges1128 
25.EddyDog Canyon Rim2280Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges110 
15.GrantMcKnight Mountain3098Southwest New Mexico Ranges770 
28.GuadalupeMesa Leon1932Southeast New Mexico Ranges111 
27.HardingSugarloaf Mountain1967Southern Great Plains110 
23.HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point2611Southwest New Mexico Ranges991 
33.LeaLea County High Point1364Southern Great Plains0 
8.LincolnLookout Mountain3530Southeast New Mexico Ranges116 
14.Los AlamosCaballo Mountain-Southwest Slope3194Southeast Colorado Plateau0 
24.LunaCookes Peak2563Southwest New Mexico Ranges783 
19.McKinleyCerros de Alejandro2794Southeast Colorado Plateau188 
2.MoraTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range1220 
6.OteroSierra Blanca Peak3649Southeast New Mexico Ranges1686 
30.QuayLuciano Mesa-East Area1695Southern Great Plains0 
2.Rio ArribaTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range1220 
32.RooseveltRoosevelt County High Point1457Southern Great Plains0 
18.San JuanBeautiful Mountain2861Navajo Area460 
7.San MiguelElk Mountain3554Sangre de Cristo Range177 
10.SandovalRedondo Peak3430Southeast Colorado Plateau748 
4.Santa FeSanta Fe Baldy3847Sangre de Cristo Range6041959-06
15.SierraMcKnight Mountain3098Southwest New Mexico Ranges770 
12.SocorroSouth Baldy3287Southwest New Mexico Ranges1159 
1.TaosWheeler Peak4011Sangre de Cristo Range10391959-06
17.TorranceManzano Peak3078Southeast New Mexico Ranges987 
22.UnionSierra Grande2658Southern Great Plains573 
21.ValenciaGallo Peak-Southwest Ridge2731Southeast New Mexico Ranges0 

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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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