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New Mexico County High Points

Showing David Olson's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (22 out of 33, or 66.67%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range34091986-07-05
2.MoraTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range40011995-09-04
2.Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range40011995-09-04
4.Santa FeSanta Fe Baldy12,622Sangre de Cristo Range19821994-07-30
5.ColfaxLittle Costilla Peak12,584Sangre de Cristo Range24241995-10-07
6.OteroSierra Blanca Peak11,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges55331985-12-27
7.San MiguelElk Mountain11,661Sangre de Cristo Range5811995-09-03
8.LincolnLookout Mountain11,580Southeast New Mexico Ranges3802001-09-29
9.CibolaMount Taylor11,301Southeast Colorado Plateau4094 
10.SandovalRedondo Peak11,254Southeast Colorado Plateau24541995-10-06
11.CatronWhitewater Baldy10,895Southwest New Mexico Ranges3535 
12.SocorroSouth Baldy10,783Southwest New Mexico Ranges3803 
13.BernalilloSandia Crest10,678Southeast New Mexico Ranges40981985-12-20
14.Los AlamosCaballo Mountain-Southwest Slope10,480Southeast Colorado Plateau01995-05-28
15.GrantMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges2525 
15.SierraMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges2525 
17.TorranceManzano Peak10,098Southeast New Mexico Ranges3238 
18.San JuanBeautiful Mountain9388Navajo Area1508 
19.McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166Southeast Colorado Plateau6161998-05-27
20.Doña AnaOrgan Needle8980Southeast New Mexico Ranges3700 
21.ValenciaGallo Peak-Southwest Ridge8960Southeast New Mexico Ranges0 
22.UnionSierra Grande8720Southern Great Plains18801999-05-13
23.HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point8565Southwest New Mexico Ranges3250 
24.LunaCookes Peak8408Southwest New Mexico Ranges2568 
25.EddyDog Canyon Rim7480Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges3602001-09-27
26.ChavesOne Tree Peak7089Southeast New Mexico Ranges6492001-09-28
27.HardingSugarloaf Mountain6455Southern Great Plains3601995-09-02
28.GuadalupeMesa Leon6339Southeast New Mexico Ranges3641997-11-28
29.De BacaLoma Alta5583Southeast New Mexico Ranges1281997-04-05
30.QuayLuciano Mesa-East Area5560Southern Great Plains01997-04-05
31.CurryCurry County High Point4792Southern Great Plains01997-04-06
32.RooseveltRoosevelt County High Point4780Southern Great Plains01997-04-05
33.LeaLea County High Point4476Southern Great Plains02001-09-30

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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.


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