Key Col for Mount Hancock

Col Elevation: 3200- feet, 975- meters

Key Col for:Mount Hancock  (4400 ft/1341 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3200 - 3160 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 5' 1'' N, 71° 28' 1'' W
44.083576, -71.466995 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1200 ft/366 m
Optimistic: 1280 ft/390 m
Average: 1240 ft/378 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Carrigain
Prominence Parent: Mount Carrigain
Island Parent: Mount Carrigain
Ridgewalk Distance:3.14 mi/5.05 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionGrafton

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Franconia Area
Range6: Pemigewasset Ranges
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Pemigewasset Wilderness Area
Topo MapMount Carrigain    O44071a4    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Hancock to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount Hancock44001200    
(Unnamed Col)4160   0.410.41
Mount Hancock-Middle Peak428080  0.260.67
(Unnamed Col)3960  Saco/Pemigewasset0.531.2
Mount Hancock-East Peak400040 Saco/Pemigewasset0.161.37
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3200  Saco/Pemigewasset0.481.84
The Captain3520200 Saco/Pemigewasset0.252.09
(Unnamed Col)3320  Saco/Pemigewasset0.172.26
LINE PARENT: Mount Carrigain46802223 Saco/Pemigewasset0.883.14
PROM PARENT: Mount Carrigain46802223    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Carrigain46802223    

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