Highest roads of New Mexico

Highest roads of New Mexico

Located in the southwestern region of the United States of America, New Mexico is usually considered one of the Mountain States. The state is roughly bisected by the Rio Grande and has an approximate mean altitude of 5,700 ft (1,737 m). Its landscape ranges from wide, rose-colored deserts to broken mesas to high, snow-capped peaks. New Mexico is 2nd only to Arizona in days of sunshine per year. 

Mountain pass Elevation County Surface
Baldy Mountain 3.714m (12,185ft) Colfax County Gravel
Tesuque Peak 3.678m (12,066ft) Santa Fe County Gravel
Cerro Vista 3.645m (11,958ft) Mora County Gravel
Kachina Peak 3.606m (11,830ft) Taos County Gravel
Goose Lake 3.570m (11,712ft) Taos County Gravel
Elk Mountain 3.558m (11,673ft)  San Miguel County Gravel
Mount Taylor 3.454m (11,332ft) Cibola County Gravel
Redondo Peak 3.441m (11,289ft) Sandoval County Gravel
Greenie Peak 3.432m (11,259ft) Taos County Gravel
Ortiz Peak 3.423m (11,230ft) Taos County Gravel
Green Mountain 3.407m (11,177ft) Colfax County Gravel
Chicoma Mountain 3.403m (11,164ft) Rio Arriba County Gravel
Agua Fria Peak 3.377m (11,079ft) Colfax County Gravel
La Mosca 3.364m (11,036ft) Cibola County Gravel
31 Mile Road 3.343m (10,967ft) Los Alamos County Gravel
San Antonio Mountain 3.335m (10,941ft) Rio Arriba County Gravel
Garcia Peak 3.333m (10,935ft) Colfax County Gravel
South Baldy 3.288m (10,789ft) Socorro County Gravel
Buck Mountain 3.287m (10,784ft) Lincoln County Gravel
Tetilla Peak 3.283m (10,771ft)  Colfax County Gravel
Picuris Peak 3.280m (10,761ft) Taos County Gravel
Comanche Peak 3.275m (10,744ft) Colfax County Gravel
Cerro del Oso 3.261m (10,698ft) Taos County Gravel
Sandia Crest 3.255m (10,678ft) Bernalillo County Asphalt
Osha Mountain 3.240m (10,629ft) Colfax County Gravel
Lagunita Saddle 3.218m (10,557ft) Taos County Gravel 
Brazos summit 3.202m (10,507ft) Rio Arriba County Asphalt
Blue Jay Hill 3.182m (10,439ft) Taos County Gravel
Santa Fe Ski Basin 3.167m (10,390ft) Santa Fe County Asphalt
Pajarito Mountain 3.158m (10,360ft) Los Alamos County Gravel
Ocate Mesa 3.157m (10,357ft) Colfax County Gravel
Sawmill Mountain 3.153m (10,344ft)  Taos County Gravel
Cerro Saragate 3.151m (10,337ft) Rio Arriba County Gravel
Don Fernando Peak 3.147m (10,324ft) Taos County Gravel
Summit camp 3.134m (10,282ft) Taos County Gravel
Black Mountain 3.132m (10,275ft) Colfax County Gravel
Glorieta Baldy 3.115m (10,220ft) Santa Fe County Gravel
Ski Apache 3.078m (10,098ft) Lincoln County Asphalt
Cerro Picacho 3.071m (10,075ft) Taos County Gravel
Mount Withington 3.070m (10,072ft) Socorro County Gravel
Forest Road 1950 3.067m (10,062ft) Taos/Colfax Gravel
Burned Mountain 3.045m (9,990ft) Rio Arriba County Gravel
Bearwallow mountain 3.039m (9,970ft) Catron County Gravel