Desert Peaks - Region 9, Peak 2

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Peak 9.2, in GPS route MEXICO

Pico Risco in Mexico Region
Num Peak Name
(more links)
Waypoint Elev DPS ClassPics and
UTM hint
7.5' USGS
topo quad
9.2Pico RiscoPRISCO4987+ 3 123557Arroyo del Sauz 
Pico Risco is the DPS name for the prominent point that is 2.9 km SW of the resort of Cañon de Guadalupe. The peak location is 32°08’N, 115°48.5’W.

NOTE: M = Mountaineers Peak, E = Emblem Peak, X = not on DPS List (in 'DPS' column)
      ^ = metric contours and elevations on 7.5' maps (in 7.5' map columns)
      Name Mt  => 'Mt' is before peak 'Name' (ex: Rose Mt is Mount Rose, but sorted on 'Rose')
      Name Mtn => 'Mtn' is after peak 'Name' as listed (ex: Muah Mtn is Muah Mountain)
The "UTM Hint" in the table above approximates the peak location to the nearest 100 meters.
Click here for info on Universal Transverse Mercator coordinates.

Map of Peaks in Region 9, GPS Route MEXICO

Map exported from TOPO! software, used with permission.

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