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This scenic and diverse partial loop to one of the Wheeler Peak Wilderness high viewpoints qualifies as more of a strenuous hike to a mountain peak than to the top of a hill. Views from the two top high points at 12,711 feet rivals those of nearby Wheeler Peak (New Mexico's highest).
Check out the Official Route and Triplogs.
This is a difficult hike. Arrive fit and prepared or this could get ugly.