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Crest Trail #25 - Lincoln NF, NM

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Difficulty 4.5 of 5
Distance One Way 19.88 miles
Trailhead Elevation 9,295 feet
Elevation Gain 1,928 feet
Accumulated Gain 4,297 feet
Kokopelli Seeds 34.2
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Sun  5:21am - 6:41pm
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Crest Trail #25 - Lincoln NF is a 19.88 mile one way hike with 4,297 feet accumulated elevation gain. Located 39 miles north-northeast of Alamogordo New Mexico. April and October are the best months to enjoy this hike.


It begins at Skyline Campground off of Forest Road 117 and ends at Forest Road 108. This trail offers spectacular views of much of south-east New Mexico. Great opportunities for the experienced hiker. The trail is open for the following uses: Hiking, Horseback Riding.

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This is a more difficult hike. It would be unwise to attempt this without prior experience hiking.

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2012-11-28

    One-Way Notice
    This hike is listed as One-Way.

    When hiking several trails on a single "hike", log it with a generic name that describes the hike. Then link the trails traveled, check out the example.
    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.

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