Killington Peak, Vermont

Prominence: 3315 ft, 1011 m

Elevation: 4235 feet, 1291 meters

True Isolation: 56.27 mi, 90.56 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4235 ft / 1291 m
SubpeaksSkye Peak (3800 ft/1158 m)
Rams Head (3600 ft/1097 m)
Snowdon Peak (3592 ft/1095 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 36' 17'' N; 72° 49' 13'' W
43.604717, -72.820177 (Dec Deg)
675924E 4830280N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRutland (Highest Point)

Search Engines - search the web for "Killington Peak":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Killington Peak at
     Killington Peak at Trip Report for Rutland, VT by Jim Buchanan Trip Report for Rutland, VT by Brennan Connelly Trip Report for Rutland, VT by Chris Gilsdorf

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Killington Peak:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #280)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #493)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence (Rank #10)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #36)
     New England 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #36)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #61)
     Vermont County High Points (Rank #2)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #38)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #13)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #129)
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #6)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #114)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #63)
     Vermont 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #2)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #36)
     Vermont County Prominence Peaks (Rank #2)
     AMC New England 4000-footers (Rank #36)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #36)
     Northeast U.S. Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #9)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-08-26 by M (whichway) Lardiere
     2008-02-17 by M (whichway) Lardiere
     2010-05-23 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2010-07-18 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2010-09-23 by Dave Dunham
     2010-10-09 by Alan Beck
     2012-01-02 by Rick Schauder (GPS Track)
     2012-09-22 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2012-09-22 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2012-09-24 by Ray Di Ciaccio
     2013-06-05 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2013-07-04 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2014-01-19 by Isaiah Knight
     2014-07-19 by Ryan Myers
     2014-08-25 by Spencer Corcoran
     2014-09-20 by Richard Bedard (GPS Track)
     2014-09-20 by Michael Berger
     2014-09-26 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2014-11-11 by Dave Huber
     2015-06-27 by Chris Stempek (GPS Track)
     2015-07-02 by Nicholas Daniel
     2015-07-04 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-07-18 by Spencer Corcoran

View ascents of peak by registered members (344 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Killington Peak
     Elevation Ladder from Killington Peak
     Prominence Ladder from Killington Peak

Peak Description

Killington is the second highest peak in Vermont and is best known as the home of the largest downhill ski area in the eastern United States. The ski area blankets vast areas to the east of the main peak, but the main summit lies a hundred feet above the highest lifts and lodges. The Appalachian Trail avoids the ski development as it traverses the peak, sparing summer hikers most views of the skiing infrastructure, which is never scenic without winter snowfall covering the trails.

Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Killington Peak    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksAcme Mapper   MyTopo   Gmap4   TopoQuest
Bing Maps   Google Maps
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3315 ft/1011 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3335 ft/1017 m
  Line Parent: Sugarloaf Mountain
  Key Col: Cutter Pond    920 ft/280 m
Isolation56.27 mi/90.56 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Moosilauke-South Summit  (ENE)
Isolation Limit Point: 44° 0' 26'' N; 71° 50' 29'' W
    ILP Map Links:
Bing Maps   Google Maps
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Green Mountains
Range5: Central Green Mountains (Highest Point)
Range6: Coolidge Range (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
Drainage Basins
Otter Creek
Lake Champlain
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
Long Island Sound
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Calvin Coolidge State Forest (Highest Point)
Topo MapKillington Peak O43072e7 1:24,000
Ski AreaKillington
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail: Appalachian Trail

This page has been served 15613 times since 2004-11-01.

Man of Steel opened yesterday, a much-anticipated reboot of the story of Superman¡¯s origins. The title character is played by British actor Henry Cavill, who appeared at the June 12 U.K. premier of the movie in London sporting a Tom Ford suit and an Omega Seamaster wristwatch. It has been reported that in 2005 Cavill was a contender to play the new James Bond in Casino Royale, which hit theaters in 2006. Apparently, the producers found him too ¡°young¡± for the role at the time, and it was given to Daniel Craig. This is interesting because both James Bond and Daniel Craig are Omega ambassadors, though both of their model choices generally fall in the sporty Seamaster direction. The version of the elegant Omega Seamaster that Cavill sports includes an annual calendar function. This replica omega Seamaster addition to the automatic movement displays day and date, and will only need to be manually corrected on March 1 due to the differing lengths of February. One very notable thing about the Seamaster¡ªand every other movement now made by Omega¡ªis that it contains the Co-Axial escapement invented by Dr. George Daniels and serialized by Omega over the course of more than ten years to make it perfect for use in a wristwatch movement. The finely finished movement can be seen through the sapphire crystal case back of this officially certified chronometer¡ªwhich means that the movement has undergone a series of grueling tests performed by Switzerland¡¯s Contr?le Official Suisse de Chronom¨¨tres (C.O.S.C. for short), a non-profit organization established in 1973 in Switzerland to certify accuracy. The version that Cahill wears is housed in a 41 mm red gold case that is water-resistant to 100 meters. On a brown leather strap it retails for $23,900 in the United States.

Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright ?1987-2015 by All Rights Reserved.