Chimney Peak, Maine

Prominence: 60 ft, 19 m

Elevation: 4900+ feet, 1494+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.05 mi, 0.08 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4900 - 4920 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4900 ft / 1494 m
    (Range 4900 - 4920 ft)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Katahdin
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 54' 19'' N; 68° 54' 23'' W
45.905412, -68.906397 (Dec Deg)
507260E 5083542N Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPiscataquis
City/TownMount Katahdin

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1991-03-15 by Arne Schussler
     2002-07-19 by Alan Beck
     2005-10-05 by Lawrence Peck
     2010-06-27 by Peter Chinigo
     2010-07-15 by William Musser
     2010-08-28 by Michael Shaw
     2010-09-11 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-07-30 by John Finn
     2011-08-13 by Rick Schauder (GPS Track)
     2011-10-08 by Gabriel Couët (GPS Track)
     2012-08-24 by Ryan Wichelns
     2012-08-24 by Steve Fentner
     2013-08-12 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2014-08-30 by Mike Guethle
     2015-08-10 by Dan Quinlan

View ascents of peak by registered members (179 total)

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A small sub peak of the Katahdin Mastiff separated from Pamola Peak by a rewarding scramble thru the notch to begin the "knife Edge" (2015-07-07). Photo by William Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 60 ft/19 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 100 ft/31 m
  Line Parent: Katahdin-South Peak
  Key Col: 4840 ft/1475 m
Isolation0.05 mi/0.08 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pamola Peak  (NNE)
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 BasinsWest Branch Penobscot
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Baxter State Park
Topo MapMount Katahdin O45068h8 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
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