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Elevation from Los Alamos (New Mexico) to Trinidad (Colorado)

Elevation (ft)5,0005,5006,0006,5007,0007,5008,000
Grade %-8-6-4-20246810
Max elevation: 7819 ft / 2383 m
Min elevation: 5564 ft / 1696 m
Elevation change: 2255 ft / 687 m
Max grade: 8.1%
Min grade: -6.3%
Steepness score: 118 + 812 + 7475 + 7 = 8413
Distance: 227.83 mi / 366.65 km
Travel Time: 3 hours 40 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
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Note that this route shows high grade, which may be due to a bridge or unusual land feature. Land elevation may be different than road elevation, so always check any spikes in elevation or grade. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Los Alamos (New Mexico) to Trinidad (Colorado). You can also view a 3-D map of Los Alamos (New Mexico) elevation or Trinidad (Colorado) elevation.

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