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Pecos Wilderness, New Mexico
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Description: Jewel of the Sangre de Cristo range of the southern Rockies, these 223,333 acres of peaks, forests, lakes, streams and mountain meadows also contain big game and the second and third highest peaks in NM. Great fly fishing in mountain streams and lakes. Heavily visited in summer months from Jack`s Creek/Iron Gate and Aspen Basin trailheads--for more isolation, use northern and eastern portions. Great Hunting for elk and deer in the high country.

Location: Northeast of Santa Fe via NM 475 or 63 and other roads   Latitude: 35.918084   Longitude: -105.651961

Address: Pecos/Las Vegas Ranger District-Santa Fe Nat´┐Żl F
PO Drawer 429
Pecos, NM  87701
Phone: 505-757-6121

Season: Year Round-probable severe winter conditions

Fee: No

Reservations: No
Blue Box indicates availability  White Box indicates unavailability
 Biking  Fishing  Picnicking
 Boating (Motorized)  Hiking/Backpacking  Scenic Driving
 Boating (Non-motorized)  Horseback Riding  
 Boating (WW)  Hunting  Water Sports
 Camping    Wildlife Viewing
 Caving  Off Highway Vehicles  Winter Sports

Services and Facilities
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 Visitor Center  Group Campgnd  RV Sites
  Exhibits  Campgnd, Primitive  Electric Hookup
 Interpretive Programs  Drinking Water  Dump Station
 Cultural-Historic Sites  Restrooms  Boat Ramp
 Campgnd, Developed  Showers  Marina
 Rental Cabins

Notes: Leaving vehicles unattended overnight at trailheads is not recommended
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