Blanca Peak


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Blan′ca Peak′

(ˈblæŋ kə)
n.
a mountain in S Colorado: highest peak in the Sangre de Cristo Range. 14,390 ft. (4385 m).
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It represents Blanca Peak, Colorado's third highest mountain, located in the Sangre de Cristo Range.
His traditional homeland around twelve-thousand-foot Blanca Peak above Ruidoso, New Mexico, in the cool, dark pines was a land worth fighting for.
On a Friday last summer, the member left work with his supervisor to grab a tow bar so that he and a friend could tow his Jeep south to the beautiful Blanca Peak area near Alamosa, Colorado.
FORBES TRINCHERA RANCH LOCATION NEAR FORT GARLAND IN COS- TILLA COUNTY, BISECTED BY HIGHWAY 160 CURRENT OWNER FORBES FAMILY TOTAL ACRES 180,000 CURRENT USES HUNTING, CORPORATE RE- TREATS, LOGGING, CATTLE RANCHING (LAND LEASED TO OTHER OPERATORS) LAND VALUE N/A This is the largest privately held ranch in the state and ranges in elevation from 8,000 feet near the headquarters to 14,037 feet at the top of Blanca Peak. It has been in the Forbes family since 1968.