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Hermit's Peak is a 8 mile round trip hike with 3,280 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 13 miles northwest of Las Vegas New Mexico. June and August are the best months to enjoy this hike.
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This is a difficult hike. Arrive fit and prepared or this could get ugly.
WARNING! Hiking and outdoor related sports can be dangerous. Be responsible and prepare for the trip. Study the area you are entering and plan accordingly. Dress for the current and unexpected weather changes. Take plenty of water. Never go alone. Make an itinerary with your plan(s), route(s), destination(s) and expected return time. Give your itinerary to trusted family and/or friends.