The Horns, Maine

Prominence: 485 ft, 148 m

Elevation: 3805 feet, 1160 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.71 mi, 2.76 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3805 ft / 1160 m
Highest SummitSouth Peak
SubpeaksThe Horns-North Peak (3792 ft/1156 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 8' 42'' N; 70° 19' 23'' W
45.145015, -70.323169 (Dec Deg)
395977E 4999911N Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFranklin

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Lists that contain The Horns:
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #91)
     Maine 3,500-foot Peaks (Rank #21)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #89)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1992 by Brian Lamarsh
     2002-06-02 by Alan Beck
     2005-09-03 by Alan Beck
     2006-04-19 by Steve Sirocki
     2008-08-16 by Alan Beck
     2009-10-03 by Arne Schussler
     2010-09-09 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-09-24 by Dave Dunham
     2012-04-14 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2012-07-07 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2012-08-18 by Ray Di Ciaccio
     2013-07-13 by David Thibaudeau (GPS Track)
     2013-10-13 by Dan Kircheis
     2014-06-29 by Wayne Snyder
     2014-07-30 by William Musser
     2014-08-24 by Jayde Campbell
     2015-01-02 by Mike Guethle
     2015-07-25 by Chris Higgins
     2015-08-01 by Alan Beck
     2015-08-02 by Paul Fotter

View ascents of peak by registered members (133 total)

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Bigelow Range from the peak of Sugarloaf (2015-06-26). Photo by Wayne Snyder.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 485 ft/148 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 505 ft/154 m
  Line Parent: Bigelow Mountain
  Key Col: 3320 ft/1012 m
Isolation1.71 mi/2.76 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bigelow Mountain  (E)
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: Rangeley-Stratton Ranges
Range6: Bigelow Mountain
Drainage BasinsDead
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Maine Public Reserve Land
Topo MapThe Horns O45070b3 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail: Appalachian Trail
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