Category Archives: 2013

Elena Gallegos, North Hike – 03/01/2013

Total Distance:  3.54 miles Elevation: start 6,450 ft, maximum 6,687 ft,  minimum 6,378 ft Gross gain: 319 ft.  Aggregate ups & downs:  ascending 594 ft, descending 578 ft Maximum slope: 24% ascending, 25% descending, 6% average Duration: 1:31 GPS .KML file … Continue reading

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Piedra Lisa North Hike – 03/03/2013

One of our early hikes, checking out trails out of Placitas, on the north end of the Sandia Mountains. Total Distance: 2.97 miles Elevation: 6,072 start, 6,944 maximum, 6072 minimum Gross gain: 972 ft.  Aggregate ups & downs:  ascending 1,989 ft, descending: 2,290 ft Maximum slope: … Continue reading

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Del Agua-Piedra Lisa North Hike – 03/09/2013

Total Distance: 4.10 miles Elevation: 5,936 start, 7,043 maximum, 7,043 minimum Gross gain: 1,107 ft.  Aggregate ups & downs:  ascending 1,587 ft, descending: 1,598 ft Maximum slope: 50% ascending, 58% descending, 13% average Duration: 2:43 If you haven’t explored these hiking … Continue reading

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Three Gun Springs Hike – 05/05/2013

Total Distance: 4.63 miles Elevation: 6,926 start, 8,218 maximum, 6,296 minimum Gross gain: 1,292 ft.  Aggregate ups & downs:  ascending 1,827 ft, descending: 1,821 ft Maximum slope: 43% ascending, 47% descending, 13% average Duration: 3:30 If you haven’t explored these hiking tracks with … Continue reading

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No Name Hike – 02/10/2013

  This canyon and its trail are not identified on any references we’ve been able to find.  So, we named it “Noname”. Total Distance: 1.75 miles Elevation: 6,091 start, 6.556 maximum, 6,091 minimum Gross gain: 465 ft.  Aggregate ups & … Continue reading

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