Truchas Peaks
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member heringermr
N 36° 03.006 W 105° 48.625
13S E 427004 N 3989809
Quick Description: Along the High Road to Taos.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 8/17/2007 9:34:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM20ZX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Geo Ferret
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Long Description:
Ice age glaciers carved these beautiful alpine peaks, among the highest in the New Mexico Rockies, rising to 13,101 feet. Precambrian quartzite, some of the oldest rock in New Mexico, forms the core of the Truchas (the Spanish word for trout) Peaks, part of the Pecos Wilderness that encompasses some of the most pristine mountain terrain in the state.
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