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ADVENTURE TREKKING AND DAY HIKING

Rocky Mountain Backpacking offers a unique experience of self-discovery during multi-day backpacking trips in remote wilderness settings as well as memorable day hikes to amazing places in northern New Mexico.

Safety, enjoyment and wilderness ethics are the cornerstones of Rocky Mountain Backpacking.  We would love to share this experience with you. Learn More

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[M001] Stewart lake/Lake Katherine Loop

Day 1

This 3 day/2 night backpacking trip allows one to thoroughly discover a large, beautiful section of the Pecos Wilderness. This loop includes three...

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$700
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[M002] Pecos Baldy Lake/Truchas peak South

Pecos Baldy lake/Truchas Peak (south)

This particular backpacking trip is an epic 3 day tour de Pecos. We will not only visit the wildernesses most impr...

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$750

[D001] Window Rock

A true New Mexico experience! Window Rock is considered a desert hike. Several large arroyos (washes) snake down towards the Chama river from the geologica...

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$150

[D002] Pecos Baldy Lake

One of the largest Alpine lakes in the wilderness Pecos Baldy Lake rests at the foot of the impressive Pecos Baldy (12,600) This area is rich in biodiversi...

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$195

Winsor to Spirit Lake

Nestled among the pines Spirit Lake is another pristine subalpine mountain lake that replenishes the natural diversity of the serene Pecos Wilderness. I lo...

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$150

Hamilton Mesa

Option A

This spectacular section of the wilderness is remote, requiring 4wd/high clearance and about an hour and a half drive from Santa Fe to access i...

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3 Trips: A=$150.00 B=$175.00 C=$195.00

Stewart Lake

The wilderness at it’s best! Stewart Lake is a sub-alpine lake located in a large meadow area on the Eastern side of Santa Fe Baldy. Accessing this area re...

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$200

Cave Creek

Cave creek is a 5 mile out and back hike deep in the heart of the remote Pecos Wilderness. Accessing this area requires an hour or so drive from Santa Fe. ...

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$150

Santa Fe Baldy

Santa Fe Baldy is the Southern Rockies premier mountain, boasting at an altitude of 12,622 feet. It sits high at the southern terminus of the Rockies. Esse...

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$195

Atalaya

A high foothill of Santa Fe and essentially the Southern terminus of the Rocky Mountain range Atalaya is a well known hike to most Santa Feans. The proximi...

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$105
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Ash Tallmadge

Guide

Ash Tallmadge

Guide

John Froehlich

Head Guide and Owner

John Froehlich

Head Guide and Owner