Bald Mountain, New York

Prominence: 213 ft, 65 m

Elevation: 2349 feet, 716 meters

True Isolation: 1.03 mi, 1.66 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2349 ft / 716 m
Alternate Name(s)Rondaxe Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 44' 19'' N, 74° 54' 48'' W
43.738623, -74.913255 (Dec Deg)
506985 E 4842847 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionHerkimer

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Lists that contain Bald Mountain:
     Fire Tower Challenge (Adirondack/Catskill) (Rank #24)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     0000 by Andrew Garlach
     2008-10-12 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-07-07 by Robin Goettel
     2009-08-09 by Ben Morrow
     2010-06-25 by Thomas Spencer
     2011-07-16 by David Johnson
     2012-06-28 by Kurt Phaneuf (GPS Track)
     2013-02-03 by Ed Kobos
     2014-03-29 by Sean Sharp
     2014-05-31 by Alan Bangel
     2014-06-21 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2014-09-21 by Maribeth Williams
     2015-04-12 by Brian Gordon
     2015-05-16 by DJ Fortune
     2015-08-10 by Alan Bangel
     2015-09-20 by Thomas Caruso
     2015-09-26 by Crystal Davis
     2015-10-03 by Ruud van den Boom (GPS Track)
     2017-01-01 by Jillian Smith (GPS Track)
     2017-01-16 by Mary Ruth Merkel
     2017-02-18 by Ben Morrow
     2017-04-16 by Crystal Davis

View ascents of peak by registered members (157 total)

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Rondaxe (Bald) Mountain Fire Tower in ADK,NY. A very popular family hike (2008-10-12). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 213 ft/65 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 213 ft/65 m
  Key Col: 2136 ft/651 m
Isolation1.03 mi/1.66 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ha-de-ron-dah Wilderness High Point  (WNW)
Isolation Limit Point: 43° 44' 6'' N, 74° 56' 0'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Northwest Adirondacks
Drainage BasinsBlack [NY]
Lake Ontario
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Topo MapOld Forge O43074f7 1:25,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Bald Mountain Firetower challenge (2014-06-01). Photo by Cyndy Schuessler.
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Bald Mountain Fire Tower (2014-07-06). Photo by Jennifer Hopper.
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