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New Mexico Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence

RankPeak Prom-Ft  Elev-Ft Range (Level 5)Isol-MiAscents
1.Sierra Blanca Peak553311,973Sacramento Mountains165.7174
2.Chicoma Mountain428111,561Jemez Mountains35.379
3.Sandia Crest409810,678East Albuquerque Ranges45.3499
4.Mount Taylor409411,301North San Mateo Mountains86.8267
5.Truchas Peak400113,102Santa Fe Mountains42.3107
6.South Baldy380310,783West-Central Rio Grande Area88.1158
7.Organ Needle37008980San Andres Mountains52.0112
8.Big Hatchet Peak36968356Animas Area22.734
9.Salinas Peak36058965San Andres Mountains39.98
10.Whitewater Baldy353510,895Mogollon Mountains51.663
11.Wheeler Peak340913,161Taos Mountains37.01091
12.Capitan Mountains High Point326110,201Capitan Mountains28.137
13.Animas Mountains High Point32508565Animas Area31.420
14.Manzano Peak323810,098Manzano Mountains41.397
15.Florida Peak North32107460West Las Cruces Ranges26.841
16.West Blue Mountain313610,336San Mateo Mountains (South)26.026
17.Ladrones Benchmark31309210West-Central Rio Grande Area25.838
18.Venado Peak297112,734Taos Mountains11.635
19.Mount Phillips290111,741Cimarron Range7.397
20.Timber Mountain28157565South East Rio Grande Ranges28.131
21.Baldy Mountain268112,441Cimarron Range11.0167
22.Carrizo Peak26459605East Central New Mexico High Plateau.127
23.Cookes Peak25688408West Las Cruces Ranges20.968
24.McKnight Mountain252510,165Black Range42.053
25.San Andres Peak25158235San Andres Mountains22.21
26.Cerro Vista249911,939Central Sangre de Cristo Range of NM.024
27.Ute Mountain248310,093Taos Mountains10.432
28.Redondo Peak245411,254Jemez Mountains13.436
29.Little Costilla Peak242412,584Culebra Range7.549
30.Alegres Mountain236910,229Gallo-Datil Area54.514
31.Black Peak23499029Silver City Ranges17.640
32.Wind Mountain23407280El Paso Ranges37.221
33.Mount Withington231510,115San Mateo Mountains (South)14.949
34.Brushy Mountain22807600Summit Mountains20.835
35.Oscura Peak22798639San Andres Mountains25.58
36.Eagle Peak22669786Tularosa Area11.528
37.Picuris Peak224110,801Central Sangre de Cristo Range of NM9.827
38.Mockingbird Mountains High Point21957475San Andres Mountains8.61
39.Gallinas Peak21678637East Central New Mexico High Plateau37.233
40.Hachita Peak21396639Animas Area12.630
41.San Antonio Mountain210810,908Tusas Mountains18.835
42.South Sacramento Mountains High Point20959695Sacramento Mountains39.047
  or Benson Ridge6809680Sacramento Mountains5.929
43.Alamo Hueco Mountains20916851Animas Area11.714
44.Placer Mountain20778897East Albuquerque Ranges15.726
45.Gardner Peak20527534San Andres Mountains5.60
46.Burro Peak20008020Silver City Ranges17.458
 Santa Fe Baldy198212,622Santa Fe Mountains10.8177

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List Description


  • Book County High Points by Andy Martin; list compiled 2000 by Edward Earl and Andy Martin.
  • List generation helped by Edward Earl's WinProm program.
  • Prominence values in this list may not agree 100% with sources, due to different interpretations of key col spot elevations and out-dated peak elevations in the PBC Database.


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