South Twin, New Hampshire

Prominence: 1502 ft, 458 m

Elevation: 4902 feet, 1494 meters

Approx. Isolation: 4.74 mi, 7.63 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4902 ft / 1494 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 11' 16'' N; 71° 33' 17'' W
44.187702, -71.554604 (Dec Deg)
295832E 4895894N Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionGrafton

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Lists that contain South Twin:
     New Hampshire 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #8)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #9)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #13)
     New England 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #9)
     New Hampshire 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #8)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #13)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #9)
     YMCA Alpine Club List (NH) (Rank #10)
     AMC New Hampshire 4000-footers (Rank #8)
     AMC New England 4000-footers (Rank #9)
     Trailwright New Hampshire 4000 footers (Rank #16)
     Most Ascended Peaks (Rank #26)
     Peaks with Most Individual Summiters (Rank #43)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       AMC White Mountain Guide, 28th Edition (Smith, Daniell)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1976-08-24 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     1981-07-07 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2008-05-25 by Monica Trust
     2009-09-04 by Kevin Tilton
     2009-09-26 by Michael Petcher
     2010-08-02 by Tony Rachupka
     2010-10-09 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-03-12 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-07-01 by Dan Quinlan
     2011-07-24 by Jim Johnson
     2011-09-20 by Wesley Barry (GPS Track)
     2012-04-07 by Matthew Nelson
     2012-08-14 by David Cormier (GPS Track)
     2012-08-14 by David Cormier (GPS Track)
     2012-09-08 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2012-10-05 by James E. Tetazoo, III (GPS Track)
     2012-10-06 by Chris Stempek (GPS Track)
     2012-11-09 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2013-01-19 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2013-03-16 by John Sherback
     2013-07-25 by Zachary Goumas (GPS Track)
     2013-08-11 by Wayne Snyder
     2013-08-25 by Michael Berger (GPS Track)
     2013-09-21 by Mari Kuraguchi
     2013-09-21 by Mari Kuraguchi
     2013-10-20 by John N
     2014-07-14 by Spencer Corcoran
     2015-06-28 by Eric Lombardo
     2015-09-03 by Chris Calabrese

View ascents of peak by registered members (697 total)

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South Twin from West Bond (2010-09-20). Photo by Rian Laub.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1502 ft/458 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1542 ft/470 m
  Line Parent: Mount Lafayette-North Peak
  Key Col: Garfield Ridge    3400 ft/1036 m
Isolation4.74 mi/7.63 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Lafayette-North Peak  (WSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Franconia Area
Range6: Twin Range (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesWhite Mountain Crest
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
Long Island Sound
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Topo MapSouth Twin Mountain O44071b5 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Wilderness Trailhead (Paved Road) 1200 ft/366 m
Vertical Gain: 3702 ft/1128 m
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South Twin on Nov 14, 2015. Socked in by clouds, snow and wind (2015-11-14). Photo by Robert Larkin.
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