Balsam Cap, New York

Prominence: 243 ft, 74 m

Elevation: 3623 feet, 1104 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.77 mi, 1.25 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3622 ft / 1104 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 58' 38'' N; 74° 21' 27'' W
41.977204, -74.357412 (Dec Deg)
553237E 4647445N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionUlster

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Lists that contain Balsam Cap:
     Catskill 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #24)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2006-07-30 by Greg Saltsman
     2008-04-20 by Thomas Dickson
     2008-04-20 by Rich Zillig
     2008-05-11 by Bill Schirmer
     2008-11-01 by Ted Wallace
     2010-03-06 by Ted Wallace
     2010-09-19 by Joe Dorohovech
     2011-01-29 by John Sasso
     2011-07-09 by Michael Rider
     2012-05-19 by Brian Lubbert
     2013-01-12 by Jamie Kipp
     2014-04-18 by Jeff Hicks
     2014-05-24 by ALBA LOPEZ
     2014-08-29 by Cynthia Chan
     2014-11-01 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2014-11-15 by Brian Reilly
     2015-01-24 by Lawrence Cathcart
     2015-03-18 by Cynthia Chan
     2015-04-11 by Cynthia Chan

View ascents of peak by registered members (113 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 243 ft/74 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 263 ft/80 m
  Key Col: 3380 ft/1030 m
Isolation0.77 mi/1.25 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Friday Mountain  (NNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Catskill Mountains
Range5: Southern Catskills
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Catskill State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Slide Mountain SWA
Topo MapWest Shokan O41074h3 1:24,000

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