Giant Ledge, New York

Prominence: 180 ft, 55 m

Elevation: 3200+ feet, 975+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.13 mi, 1.81 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3200 - 3220 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3199 ft / 975 m
    (Range 3199 - 3219 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 2' 25'' N; 74° 23' 44'' W
42.040177, -74.395418 (Dec Deg)
550039E 4654414N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionUlster

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1987-06-14 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2001-10-08 by Mary MacDonald
     2007-11-11 by Bill Schirmer
     2008-01-21 by Bill Schirmer
     2008-05-26 by Anthony Olivari
     2008-06-01 by Nate Lange
     2008-07-19 by Robert Pavelka
     2008-10-12 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2009-01-04 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2009-05-07 by James Barlow
     2009-12-27 by Carl Vogelzang
     2010-10-08 by Ben Kemp
     2011-02-23 by Matt Sedlak (GPS Track)
     2012-01-11 by John Harrington (GPS Track)
     2012-01-14 by Brian Lubbert
     2012-05-06 by Beth Allison
     2013-08-04 by Christina Wood
     2013-12-08 by Thomas Dickson
     2013-12-23 by Trevor Kent

View ascents of peak by registered members (134 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 180 ft/55 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 220 ft/67 m
  Key Col: 3020 ft/920 m
Isolation1.13 mi/1.81 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Panther Mountain  (N)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Catskill Mountains
Range5: Southern Catskills
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Catskill State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Slide Mountain SWA
Topo MapShandaken O42074a4 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: 1375 ft/419 m
Vertical Gain: 1825 ft/556 m

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