Peakbagger.com

North San Mateo Mountains

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointMount Taylor (11,301 ft/3445 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesNew Mexico
Area2,931 sq mi / 7,591 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent54 mi / 87 km North-South
75 mi / 121 km East-West
Center Lat/Long35° 21' N; 107° 13' W
Map LinkMicrosoft Bing Map

Search Engines - search the web for "North San Mateo Mountains":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search
Map of North San Mateo Mountains
Click on red triangle icons for links to other ranges.


Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the North San Mateo Mountains.
Southeast Colorado PlateauLevel 4 (Parent)
         Ute Mountain AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Chaco-San Juan BasinLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Jemez MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Zuni MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)
         North San Mateo MountainsLevel 5
         Acoma AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Gallo-Datil AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the North San Mateo Mountains

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Mount Taylor11,3013445 
2.La Mosca Lookout11,0363364 
3.Peak 1060710,6073233 
4.Cerros de Alejandro91662794 
5.Cerro Ortiz87762675 
6.Cerro Colorado85782615 
7.Horace Benchmark84122564 
8.Chavez80912466 
9.Cabezon Peak77852373 
10.Bear Mouth77312356 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the North San Mateo Mountains

Mount Taylor
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View from Mt Taylor, NM (2008-08-04). Photo by Jerry Beals.
Click here for larger-size photo.
La Mosca Lookout
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
La Mosca Lookout on an extremely windy day. (2018-04-12). Photo by Chris Lecksell.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Cabezon Peak
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
This is Cabezon Peak looking towards the west and the setting sun (2011-08-08). Photo by Phil Robinson.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Cerro de Santa Clara
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Looking at Cerro de Santa Clara as viewed from the side of Cerro de Guadalupe. CR-279 runs between the mountains (2019-04-16). Photo by Fred Brown.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Cerro de Guadalupe
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Looking east from the side of Cerro de Santa Clara at Cerro de Guadalupe. Mesa Prieta can be seen in the background. CR-279 is visible in the valley between the mountains (2019-04-16). Photo by Fred Brown.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Cerro Chafo
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Cerro Chafo as viewed from Cerro de Guadalupe (2019-04-16). Photo by Fred Brown.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Vulcan Volcano
Click on photo for original larger-size version.
From left to right: Vulcan Volcano, Black Volcano and J A Volcano (2017-08-21). Photo by Dan Baxter.
Click here for larger-size photo.



This page has been served 4162 times since 2004-11-01.



Copyright © 1987-2019 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service