Max elevation: 7626 ft / 2324 m Min elevation: 1083 ft / 330 m Elevation change: 6543 ft / 1994 m
Max grade: 6.8% Min grade: -8.3% Steepness score: 97 + 831 + 5627 + 13 = 6569
Distance: 418.69 mi / 673.82 km Travel Time: 6 hours 34 mins
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Las Cruces, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip.
Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true
driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about
steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Albuquerque to Phoenix. You can also view a 3-D map of Albuquerque elevation or Phoenix elevation.