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New Mexico County High Points

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

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 4) Prom-M Ascent Date
1.OteroSierra Blanca Peak3649Southeast New Mexico Ranges16862002-07
2.BernalilloSandia Crest3255Southeast New Mexico Ranges1249 
3.CibolaMount Taylor3445Southeast Colorado Plateau1248 
4.MoraTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range1220 
4.Rio ArribaTruchas Peak3993Sangre de Cristo Range1220 
6.SocorroSouth Baldy3287Southwest New Mexico Ranges1159 
7.Doña AnaOrgan Needle2737Southeast New Mexico Ranges1128 
8.CatronWhitewater Baldy3321Southwest New Mexico Ranges1077 
9.TaosWheeler Peak4011Sangre de Cristo Range1039 
10.HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point2611Southwest New Mexico Ranges991 
11.TorranceManzano Peak3078Southeast New Mexico Ranges987 
12.LunaCookes Peak2563Southwest New Mexico Ranges783 
13.GrantMcKnight Mountain3098Southwest New Mexico Ranges770 
13.SierraMcKnight Mountain3098Southwest New Mexico Ranges770 
15.SandovalRedondo Peak3430Southeast Colorado Plateau748 
16.ColfaxLittle Costilla Peak3836Sangre de Cristo Range739 
17.Santa FeSanta Fe Baldy3847Sangre de Cristo Range604 
18.UnionSierra Grande2658Southern Great Plains573 
19.San JuanBeautiful Mountain2861Navajo Area460 
20.ChavesOne Tree Peak2161Southeast New Mexico Ranges198 
21.McKinleyCerros de Alejandro2794Southeast Colorado Plateau188 
22.San MiguelElk Mountain3554Sangre de Cristo Range177 
23.LincolnLookout Mountain3530Southeast New Mexico Ranges1162002-07
24.GuadalupeMesa Leon1932Southeast New Mexico Ranges111 
25.EddyDog Canyon Rim2280Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges110 
25.HardingSugarloaf Mountain1967Southern Great Plains110 
27.De BacaLoma Alta1702Southeast New Mexico Ranges39 
28.Los AlamosCaballo Mountain-Southwest Slope3194Southeast Colorado Plateau0 
28.ValenciaGallo Peak-Southwest Ridge2731Southeast New Mexico Ranges0 
28.QuayLuciano Mesa-East Area1695Southern Great Plains0 
28.CurryCurry County High Point1461Southern Great Plains0 
28.RooseveltRoosevelt County High Point1457Southern Great Plains0 
28.LeaLea County High Point1364Southern 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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