Near Truth or Consequences in Sierra County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Elephant Butte Dam
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Location. 33° 9.158′ N, 107° 11.432′ W. Marker is near Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, in Sierra County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 177 and State Road 51, on the left when traveling east on State Road 177. Touch for map. Marker is at a pullout overlooking the south end of the dam. Marker is in this post office area: Truth or Consequences NM 87901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Truth or Consequences (approx. 3.4 miles away); Elephant Butte Lake State Park (approx. 3.7 miles away); Magnolia Ellis, “Magnificent Magnolia” (approx. 3.8 miles away); Truth or Consequences (approx. 6 miles away); Caballo Mountains (approx. 15½ miles away).
Categories. • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 487 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 27, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.