The National Solar Observatory sits on the summit and there are several ways to to get there. One by car, and two trails to the sumimit.The trails have several access points to make this hike as challenging as one desires.
|Range/Region:||Southwest Basins and Ranges|
|Best months for climbing:||Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct|
|First successful climber(s):||Apache Tribe|
|Nearest major airport:||El Paso, TX.|
|Convenient Center:||Cloudcroft, NM|
Thanks to Steven Samborn for adding this peak.
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There is one trip report for Sacramento Peak.
- Log #16663 - by Steven P. Sanborn on July 02, 2001Great views of the White Sands basin below. For more info on the observatory go to: http://www.sunspot.noao.edu