North Truchas Peak, New Mexico

Prominence: 624 ft, 190 m

Elevation: 13,024 feet, 3970 meters

True Isolation: 0.94 mi, 1.52 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 13,029 ft / 3971 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 58' 46'' N, 105° 37' 57'' W
35.97933, -105.632406 (Dec Deg)
442988 E 3981841 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/Second Level RegionMora
Rio Arriba

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 32
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 32)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-07-11 by Phil Robinson (GPS Track)
     2010-07-21 by Ryan Peck
     2015-10-10 by Jackson Zaharia (Unsuccessful)
     2017-07-11 by Fred Brown
     2018-06-07 by Stav Basis
     2020-08-04 by Dave Janecek

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Here is the headwall encountered on the North Ridge Route. There is a class 3 way through this but I didn't find it on the ascent so it was class 4 to take it on directly. (2020-08-04). Photo by Dave Janecek.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 624 ft/190 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 664 ft/202 m
  Line Parent: Medio Truchas Peak
  Key Col: 12,400 ft/3780 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.94 mi/1.52 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.9692, -105.6442
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Medio Truchas Peak  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sangre de Cristo Range
Range5: Santa Fe Mountains
Drainage Basins
Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Santa Fe National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Pecos Wilderness Area
Topo MapTruchas Peak O35105h6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Taken from Chimayosos Peak looking west southwest (2009-07-11). Photo by Phil Robinson.
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