McKnight Mountain, New Mexico

Prominence: 2525 ft, 770 m

Elevation: 10,165 feet, 3098 meters

True Isolation: 42.01 mi, 67.6 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 10,169 ft / 3099 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)33° 3' 7'' N, 107° 51' 1'' W
33.051813, -107.850273 (Dec Deg)
233850 E 3660643 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/Second Level RegionGrant (Highest Point)
Sierra (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain McKnight Mountain:
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #187)
     Top 10 Isolation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #142)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Continental Divide (Rank #42)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #169)
     Western Contiguous USA CoHPs (Rank #149)
     Western USA Peaks with 25 miles of Isolation (Rank #115)
     Western USA CoHPs (Rank #158)
     New Mexico County High Points (Rank #15)
     New Mexico Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #9)
     New Mexico County Prominence Peaks (Rank #16)
     New Mexico Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #24)
     New Mexico Wilderness Area High Points (Rank #12)
     New Mexico Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #24)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 53
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 52)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-10-10 by Steve Dowling
     2000-09-04 by Scott Surgent
     2004-09-06 by Scott Surgent
     2015-11-01 by Dave Covill
     2017-08-15 by Josef Nuernberger
     2019-04-11 by Paul McClellan (GPS Track)
     2019-05-21 by Greg Gerlach
     2019-08-18 by Kevin Smith
     2019-08-18 by Jim Retemeyer (GPS Track)
     2020-07-18 by Eric Kassan (GPS Track)
     2020-11-19 by Eric Smith (GPS Track)
     2020-12-07 by Douglas Harris
     2022-12-30 by Craig Barlow

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Downed timber on the approach to the western McKnight summit candidate (2019-04-11). Photo by Paul McClellan.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2525 ft/769 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2565 ft/781 m
  Key Col: 7640 ft/2329 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 42.01 mi/67.6 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 33.551759, -107.435058
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Vics Peak  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: Southwest New Mexico Ranges
Range5: Black Range (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Chihuahua Basins
Internal Drainage-N.A.
Worldwide Internal Drainage
OwnershipLand: Gila National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Aldo Leopold Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapVictorio Park O33107a7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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