Lake Fork Peak, New Mexico

Prominence: 601 ft, 183 m

Elevation: 12,881 feet, 3926 meters

True Isolation: 1.55 mi, 2.5 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 12,886 ft / 3928 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 33' 1'' N, 105° 26' 43'' W
36.550237, -105.445322 (Dec Deg)
460145 E 4045073 N, Zone 13 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Mexico
County/Second Level RegionTaos

Search Engines - search the web for "Lake Fork Peak":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Lake Fork Peak -Recently Adopted at
     Lake Fork Peak at

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Lake Fork Peak:
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #60)
     New Mexico 12,000-foot Peaks (Rank #5)
     New Mexico 11,000-foot Peaks (Rank #5)

Ascent Info

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

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-08-24 by Phil Robinson (GPS Track)
     2010-08-13 by Richard Oestreicher (Unsuccessful)
     2011-06-17 by Richard Oestreicher
     2017-08-10 by Curtis Bowden
     2018-06-05 by Zack Lewis (GPS Track)
     2018-06-06 by Gary Neben
     2018-06-08 by Stav Basis
     2019-06-02 by Jeremy Korsh (GPS Track)
     2019-07-20 by Valerie Norton (GPS Track)
     2019-10-06 by Tyler King
     2020-08-01 by Bob Burd
     2020-08-03 by Bob Burd
     2020-08-27 by Eric Smith (GPS Track)
     2020-09-18 by Will Wente (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Lake Fork Peak
     Elevation Ladder from Lake Fork Peak
     Prominence Ladder from Lake Fork Peak

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
On Lake Fork Peak (2018-06-06). Photo by Gary Neben.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 601 ft/183 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 641 ft/195 m
  Line Parent: Simpson Peak
  Key Col: 12,280 ft/3743 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.55 mi/2.5 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.5558, -105.4183
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Wheeler Peak  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Rocky Mountains
Range3: Southern Rocky Mountains
Range4: Sangre de Cristo Range
Range5: Taos Mountains
Drainage BasinsRio Grande
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Carson National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Wheeler Peak Wilderness Area
Topo MapWheeler Peak O36105e4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Lake Fork Peak    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Photos

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Lake Fork Peak photographed while ascending Wheeler above Williams Lake (2008-08). Photo by Charles Baxter.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 7766 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2020 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service