Benson Ridge, New Mexico

Prominence: 680 ft, 207 m

Elevation: 9680+ feet, 2950+ meters

True Isolation: 5.92 mi, 9.53 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 9680 - 9720 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 9683 ft / 2951 m
    (Range 9683 - 9723 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 51' 35'' N, 105° 45' 46'' W
32.859834, -105.762676 (Dec Deg)
428641 E 3636006 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/Second Level RegionOtero

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     (Alternate) New Mexico Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #42)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 24
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 23)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-05-03 by Richard Oestreicher
     2018-11-23 by Dean Gaudet (GPS Track)
     2020-03-20 by Josef Nuernberger
     2021-02-26 by Mark Akers (GPS Track)
     2021-05-01 by Kevin Smith

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 680 ft/207 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 760 ft/231 m
  Key Col: 9000 ft/2743 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.92 mi/9.53 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.7742, -105.7708
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    South Sacramento Mountains High Point  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Intermountain West
Range3: Southwest Basins and Ranges
Range4: Southeast New Mexico Ranges
Range5: Sacramento Mountains
Drainage BasinsPecos
Rio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Lincoln National Forest
Topo MapSacramento Peak O32105g7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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