Near Eagle Nest in Colfax County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Location. 36° 30.418′ N, 105° 16.694′ W. Marker is near Eagle Nest, New Mexico, in Colfax County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 64 at milepost 282 and County Road B-9, on the left when traveling north on U.S. 64. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eagle Nest NM 87718, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elizabethtown (approx. 3.3 miles away); Eagle Nest Lake State Park (approx. 3.4 miles away); Vietnam Veterans National Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Palo Flechado Pass (approx. 7.2 miles away); Palisades Sill (approx. 7.3 miles away); a different marker also named Wheeler Peak (approx. 8.4 miles away); Cimarron Canyon State Park (approx. 9 miles away).
Regarding Wheeler Peak. (From Wikipedia)
Formerly named Taos Peak, after the nearby town of
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. A marker at the Summit of Wheeler Peak
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