Cabezon Peak Wilderness Study Area

Description:

Cabezon Peak's dramatic volcanic formation is one of the most well known landmarks in northwest New Mexico. With an elevation of 7,785 feet, the Peak is part of the Mount Taylor volcanic field and is the largest of 50 volcanic necks rising from the Rio Puerco Valley. Dramatic basaltic cliffs on Cabezon provide a close view of an ancient volcano.

Directions:

South of Cabezon and County Road 39.

Phone:

(505)761-8700

Email:

jbeazley@blm.gov

Address:

Albuquerque Field Office 435 Montano Rd, NE Albuquerque, NM 87107

Activities:

Climbing Camping Hiking Hunting

Organization:

BLM - Bureau of Land Management

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