Hamlin Peak, Maine

Prominence: 496 ft, 152 m

Elevation: 4756 feet, 1450 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.41 mi, 2.26 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4756 ft / 1450 m
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Katahdin
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 55' 27'' N; 68° 55' 40'' W
45.924251, -68.927704 (Dec Deg)
505606E 5085634N Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPiscataquis
City/TownMount Katahdin

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     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #14)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999-01-27 by Arne Schussler
     2004-09-11 by Alan Beck
     2008-03-15 by Gabriel Couët
     2008-10-10 by Michael Blair
     2009-06-30 by Isaiah Knight
     2009-09-26 by JF Theroux (GPS Track)
     2009-09-30 by M (whichway) Lardiere
     2010-07-15 by William Musser
     2010-09-11 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2010-09-11 by Will Hoyt
     2010-09-18 by Ray Di Ciaccio
     2011-08-09 by Karine Thate
     2011-10-09 by Gabriel Couët (GPS Track)
     2012-08-27 by Charlie Marshall (GPS Track)
     2013-01-04 by Michael Blair (Unsuccessful)
     2013-07-21 by wolf tone
     2013-08-12 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2013-09-17 by Mike Guethle
     2013-10-12 by Matt Hoyt (GPS Track)
     2014-07-18 by Derek Standen (GPS Track)
     2014-08-30 by Mike Guethle

View ascents of peak by registered members (198 total)

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Hamlin Peak is the high northern summit of Katahdin (2010-07-15). Photo by William Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 496 ft/152 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 516 ft/158 m
  Line Parent: Katahdin
  Key Col: 4260 ft/1298 m
Isolation1.41 mi/2.26 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Katahdin  (SSE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Katahdin Area
Drainage Basins
East Branch Penobscot
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
West Branch Penobscot
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Baxter State Park
Topo MapMount Katahdin O45068h8 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Roaring Brook Campground (Dirt Road) 1489 ft/454 m
Vertical Gain: 3267 ft/996 m
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