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New Mexico County High Points

Showing Richard Carey's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (33 out of 33, or 100%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft Range (Level 4) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.BernalilloSandia Crest10,678Southeast New Mexico Ranges40981958
2.TaosWheeler Peak13,161Sangre de Cristo Range34091988-06-04
3.TorranceManzano Peak10,098Southeast New Mexico Ranges32381998-10-11
4.ValenciaGallo Peak-Southwest Ridge8960Southeast New Mexico Ranges02000-12-23
5.LunaCookes Peak8408Southwest New Mexico Ranges25682001-01-04
6.CibolaMount Taylor11,301Southeast Colorado Plateau40942001-10-26
7.SocorroSouth Baldy10,783Southwest New Mexico Ranges38032002-04-14
8.McKinleyCerros de Alejandro9166Southeast Colorado Plateau6162002-10-05
9.San JuanBeautiful Mountain9388Navajo Area15082002-10-13
10.Doña AnaOrgan Needle8980Southeast New Mexico Ranges37002003-05-23
11.HidalgoAnimas Mountains High Point8565Southwest New Mexico Ranges32502003-05-27
12.GrantMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges25252003-10-30
12.SierraMcKnight Mountain10,165Southwest New Mexico Ranges25252003-10-30
14.GuadalupeMesa Leon6339Southeast New Mexico Ranges3642003-11-02
15.De BacaLoma Alta5583Southeast New Mexico Ranges1282003-11-03
16.OteroSierra Blanca Peak11,973Southeast New Mexico Ranges55332004-09-11
16.LincolnLookout Mountain11,580Southeast New Mexico Ranges3802004-09-11
18.ChavesOne Tree Peak7089Southeast New Mexico Ranges6492004-09-12
19.EddyDog Canyon Rim7480Trans-Pecos Texas Ranges3602004-09-13
20.QuayLuciano Mesa-East Area5560Southern Great Plains02004-09-14
20.CurryCurry County High Point4792Southern Great Plains02004-09-14
20.RooseveltRoosevelt County High Point4780Southern Great Plains02004-09-14
20.LeaLea County High Point4476Southern Great Plains02004-09-14
24.HardingSugarloaf Mountain6455Southern Great Plains3602004-09-15
25.UnionSierra Grande8720Southern Great Plains18802004-09-16
26.ColfaxLittle Costilla Peak12,584Sangre de Cristo Range24242004-09-17
27.Santa FeSanta Fe Baldy12,622Sangre de Cristo Range19822004-09-18
28.CatronWhitewater Baldy10,895Southwest New Mexico Ranges35352005-06-23
29.SandovalRedondo Peak11,254Southeast Colorado Plateau24542007-09-24
30.Los AlamosCaballo Mountain-Southwest Slope10,480Southeast Colorado Plateau02007-09-26
31.San MiguelElk Mountain11,661Sangre de Cristo Range5812007-09-29
32.MoraTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range40012007-10-01
32.Rio ArribaTruchas Peak13,102Sangre de Cristo Range40012007-10-01

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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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