Costilla Pass

Col Elevation: 9752 feet, 2972 meters

Key Col for:Wheeler Peak  (13,161 ft/4011 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 43' 40'' N, 105° 17' 25'' W
36.727894, -105.290397 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 3409 ft/1039 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Purgatoire Peak
Island Parent: Culebra Peak
Ridgewalk Distance:55.42 mi/89.19 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/Second Level RegionColfax

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sangre de Cristo Range
Range5: Taos Mountains
Drainage Basins
Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
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Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Carson National Forest
Topo MapRed River Pass    O36105f3    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Wheeler Peak to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Wheeler PeakUSA-NM13,1613409    
(Unnamed Col) 12,880   0.40.4
Simpson PeakUSA-NM12,97656  0.180.58
(Unnamed Col) 12,920   0.220.8
Old Mike PeakUSA-NM13,113233  0.281.08
(Unnamed Col) 12,520   0.481.56
Red DomeUSA-NM12,661141  0.532.08
(Unnamed Col) 12,080   0.632.72
(Ridge Junction)     0.283
Taos ConeUSA-NM12,240160 Rio Grande/Arkansas0.023.02
(Unnamed Col) 11,000  Rio Grande/Arkansas2.215.22
(Ridge Junction)    Rio Grande/Arkansas16.1821.41
KEY COL: Costilla Pass 9752  Rio Grande/Arkansas1.4422.84
Peak 11080USA-NM11,0801145 Rio Grande/Arkansas4.7627.6
(Unnamed Col) 10,560  Rio Grande/Arkansas0.7828.38
Peak 10800USA-NM10,800240 Rio Grande/Arkansas0.8229.19
(Unnamed Col) 9935  Rio Grande/Arkansas2.231.4
Little Costilla PeakUSA-NM12,5842424 Rio Grande/Arkansas4.0335.43
(Unnamed Col) 11,400  Rio Grande/Arkansas2.8438.27
(Unnamed Col) 11,240  Rio Grande/Arkansas2.7140.98
Peak 11610USA-NM11,610370 Rio Grande/Arkansas0.6141.6
(Unnamed Col) 10,520  Rio Grande/Arkansas1.2342.83
Peak 10980USA-NM10,980460 Rio Grande/Arkansas0.9243.74
(Unnamed Col) 10,160  Rio Grande/Arkansas1.1544.9
Peak 11353USA-NM11,353313 Rio Grande/Arkansas3.4748.36
(Unnamed Col) 11,040  Rio Grande/Arkansas0.4148.77
(Ridge Junction)    Rio Grande/Arkansas0.2148.98
(Ridge Junction)    Rio Grande/Arkansas3.1952.18
LINE PARENT: Purgatoire PeakUSA-CO13,676849 Rio Grande/Arkansas3.2455.42
PROM PARENT:  (Unnamed Col)       
ISLAND PARENT: Culebra PeakUSA-CO14,0474807    

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