Elk Mountain

Elk Mountain is a 11,661 ft / 3,554 m mountain peak in the Sangre de Cristo Range in New Mexico, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 96th highest mountain in New Mexico and the 2399th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Barker, Point 10980 ft / 3346 m, Spring Mountain, Rosilla Peak, Lone Pine Mesa, and Grass Mountain. Elk Mountain belongs to the Santa Fe Classic Peaks peak list. See the Elk Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Elk Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Elk Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Phil-Robinson

8 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 1, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Elk Mountain

  • kristin

Routes Used trails & approaches

35% To Mt. Barker then north to roads & back to start

21% Skyline Ridge

14% Porvenier

7% South to peak 10,980 then back to Elk Mt then north on Skyline to FR 393 & FR 646

7% From Peak 10,980 then north along ridge to Elk Mt

7% Skyline Ridge north to road then south ot Intersection of FR 646 & FR 393

7% Intersection of FR 393 & FR 646 to Skyline Ridge then south


SNAPSHOTedit info


11,661 ft / 3,554 m


601 ft / 183 m

Height Rank Range

Sangre de Cristo Range


New Mexico, United States

Summited by

  • Phil-Robinson
  • Christina
  • PhilsDogs
  • hunter.tenbroeck
  • kristin
  • Frontiersman-Syd

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