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Welcome to Aspen Mountain ...

Aspen Mountain is located in Catron County<1>.

The location of Aspen Mountain has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Aspen Mountain: Aspen Mtn. (or less commonly used: Aspen Mntn.)

Aspen Mountain is 8,970 feet [2,734 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Aspen Mountain is about 1¾ mile [or ~2¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Aspen Mountain lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Aspen Mountain and travel west, you will soon leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The area code for Aspen Mountain: (575)

Communities near Aspen Mountain ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aspen Mountain.

  • Reserve [Catron County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reserve have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reserve
    • Reserve [Catron County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Aspen Mountain
    • Estimated population for 2018: 280 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reserve
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reserve
  • Luna [Catron County]
  • Blue [Greenlee County]
  • Alpine [Apache County]
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cruzville [Catron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cruzville
      • Cruzville [Catron County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Aspen Mountain
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cruzville
    • Sprucedale [Greenlee County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sprucedale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sprucedale
      • Sprucedale [Greenlee County] was located 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Aspen Mountain
    • Apache Creek [Catron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Apache Creek
      • Apache Creek [Catron County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Aspen Mountain
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Apache Creek
    • Nutrioso [Apache County]
    • Alma [Catron County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alma
      • Alma [Catron County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the south of Aspen Mountain
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alma
    • Mogollon [Catron County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mogollon
      • Mogollon [Catron County] was located 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Aspen Mountain

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aspen Mountain. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aspen Mountain.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aspen Mountain. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aspen Mountain.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aspen Mountain. See our Newspapers Page for Aspen Mountain.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aspen Mountain ...

Looking for more information about Aspen Mountain? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Aspen Mountain, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Aspen Mountain.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New Mexico

About Catron County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aspen Mountain. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Mexico's counties, including Catron, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aspen Mountain - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aspen Mountain) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aspen Mountain. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6981, Longitude: -108.9656       In this case, the coordinates for Aspen Mountain have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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