Truchas Peak

Truchas Peak is a 13,102 ft / 3,993 m mountain peak in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in New Mexico, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 4th highest mountain in New Mexico and the 814th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Medio Truchas Peak, Middle Truchas Peak, North Truchas Peak, Little Truchas, Point 11656 ft / 3553 m, and Sheepshead Peak. Truchas Peak belongs to the New Mexico 12ers, and the Santa Fe Classic Peaks peak lists. See the Truchas Peak map, 3D fly around, and the Truchas Peak photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Truchas Peak SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Phil-Robinson

13 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Aug 16, 2014. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Truchas Peak

  • kristin

Routes Used trails & approaches

61% Santa Barbara Campground up east fork river to Skyline Ridge then west

23% From Truchas Peak to Truchas Lakes down West Fork of Santa Barbara River to the Santa Barbara Campground

9% From East Pecos Baldy, across the trailriders wall, and up the south face.

4% Down Middle Fork Santa Barbara Creek


SNAPSHOTedit info


13,102 ft / 3,993 m


4,001 ft / 1,220 m

Height Rank Range

Sangre de Cristo Mountains


New Mexico, United States

Summited by

  • Phil-Robinson
  • Garret-Robinson
  • voodoochile
  • hunter.tenbroeck
  • pmeelc
  • mcelveny
  • randyleonard
  • kristin

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