Plaza Blanca – Chimney Rock

Plaza Blanca – Chimney Rock Hike
In Ghost Ranch Region

Map File Source: DeLorme

map Hike Key: H10679
Last Updated: 01/26/2023 2:43pm
Last Updated By: Marilyn Warrant
Hike Class: C (Challenging)
Hike Distance: 4.3 mi
Minimum Elevation: 6060 ft
Elevation Change: 800 ft
Total Uphill: 1100 ft
Total Downhill: 1100 ft
Avg. Grade: 11 %
Route Type: Multiple Hikes
On Trail: Yes
Paved or Gravel Roads: Yes
GPS Advised: No
Drive Distance Round Trip: 240 mi
Drive Time One-Way: 2:15
Hiking Seasons: Spring and Fall
New Mexico Game Unit: 51
Hike Status: Inactive


Trailhead Directions

This is a Multiple Hike.

Actual Hike

This is a Multiple Hike.


For Trailhead Directions and Actual Hike, see Plaza Blanca and Chimney Rock.

As of January 2023, Plaza Blanca is closed to hiking, so any hike involving that area has been marked Inactive.

Map Filename: PlazaBlanca-ChimneyRockMultiMap_MW.jpg

Text Author: Marilyn Warrant
Map Author: Marilyn Warrant
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Maintainer: Not Assigned