Hermit's Peak - Sapello, NM
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 35° 44.351 W 105° 14.445
13S E 478230 N 3955048
Quick Description: Hermit's Peak in Sapello, NM.
Location: New Mexico, United States
Date Posted: 11/27/2016 12:22:55 AM
Waymark Code: WMTHR1
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 2

Long Description:
"From 1863 to 1867, this mountain was the home of Juan Maria Agostini, an Italian penitent who lived there as a hermit, carving crucifixes and religious emblems which he traded for food. Leaving this area, he moved to the Organ Mountains, in southern New Mexico, where he was found murdered in 1869."

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