13,161 Feet Above Sea Level
— Highest Point in New Mexico —Named in honor of Major George Montague Wheeler (1832-1909) who for ten years led a party of surveyors and Naturalists collecting geologic, biologic, planimetric, and topographic data in New Mexico and six other southwestern states.
|Placed By||Wheeler Peak Wilderness - Carson National Forest|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 7:46pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 462687 N 4045783|
|Decimal Degrees||36.55675000, -105.41695000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 33.405', W 105° 25.017'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 33' 24.30" N, 105° 25' 1.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2850-2898 Twining Blue Lake Pack Trail, Taos Ski Valley NM 87525, US|
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