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 751st highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Medio Truchas Peak, Middle Truchas Peak, North Truchas Peak, Robinsons Peak, Point 11656 ft / 3553 m, and Sheepshead Peak. Truchas Peak belongs to the New Mexico 12ers peak list. 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

9 people report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jun 26, 2012. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Santa Barbara Campground up east fork river to Skyline Ridge then west, From Truchas Peak to Truchas Lakes down West Fork of Santa Barbara River to the Santa Barbara Campground and From East Pecos Baldy, across the trailriders wall, and up the south face..

Routes Used trails & approaches

55% Santa Barbara Campground up east fork river to Skyline Ridge then west

27% From Truchas Peak to Truchas Lakes down West Fork of Santa Barbara River to the Santa Barbara Campground

11% From East Pecos Baldy, across the trailriders wall, and up the south face.

5% Down Middle Fork Santa Barbara Creek

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Elevation

13,102 ft / 3,993 m

Prominence

4,001 ft / 1,220 m

Height Rank Range

Sangre de Cristo Mountains

Location

New Mexico, United States

Peak Lists

Claimed by

  • Phil-Robinson
  • Garret-Robinson
  • voodoochile
  • hunter.tenbroeck

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