Peaks

 

20

 

 

Pursuers

 

62

 

 

Finishers

 

2

 

 

"The Burque 20". Includes 20 peaks in a wide area around Albuquerque in all directions. Builds on the Burque 10 with 10 additional peaks, some with increased difficulties in routefinding, scrambling, and offtrail travel. This challenge is not for the inexperienced; recommend working up to it by first completing the Burque 5 and Burque 10.

 

Highest peak

Chicoma Mountain

11,561 ft / 3,523 m

Most prominent peak

Chicoma Mountain

4,281 ft / 1,304 m

Most summited peak

Sandia Crest

58 summits

Most difficult peak

Sandia Crest

Class 1

Difficulty breakdown

Class 1/2 1 peak

Class 3/4 2 peaks

Top climbing months

May   21%

August   12%

October   9%

Highlights