This is a weekend trip to climb the New Mexico State Highpoint, Wheeler Peak. I will be flying out to Albuquerque on Friday night, driving up to Taos, then climbing Wheeler as a day hike on Saturday. I may do a bonus peak peak on Sun or sightsee around Taos or Santa Fe. If you wish to join, you should arrange your own transportation to the Albuquerque area. Once in New Mexico, I will have a rental car and can car pool to the trailheads if desired. I will be flying back out to Vegas around 7 pm on Sunday night
Total Distance: 11.5 miles RT
Total Elevation Gain: 3,600'
Altitude: 9400' - 13,100'
Terrain Description: Class 1 Trail
Approximate Hiking Time: 6 hours
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