High Point, New Jersey

Prominence: 883 ft, 270 m

Elevation: 1803 feet, 550 meters

True Isolation: 23.74 mi, 38.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1802 ft / 550 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 19' 15'' N; 74° 39' 42'' W
41.320948, -74.661562 (Dec Deg)
528325E 4574442N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionSussex (Highest Point)

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     Weather for High Point New Jersey at Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Dan Case Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by David Orsheski Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Dan Case Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Tom Harper Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain High Point:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #590)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #90)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #49)
     U.S. State Park High Points (Rank #17)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #157)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #191)
     United States State High Points (plus DC) (Rank #40)
     New Jersey County High Points (Rank #1)
     U.S. State High Points (Rank #40)
     Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #37)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #75)
     New Jersey 1000-foot Peaks (Rank #1)
     Contiguous 48 U.S. State High Points (Rank #38)
     United States State/Territory High Points (Rank #43)
     Peaks with Most Individual Summiters (Rank #47)
     Combined USA-Canada-Mexico State/Province High Points (Rank #80)
     "Helman Counties"-Greatest Elevation Differential (Rank #40)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Fifty State Summits, Guide with Maps to State Highpoints (Zumwalt)
       Highpoints of the United States: A Guide to the Fifty State Summits (Holmes)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1991-07-12 by Dennis Stewart
     2006-08-06 by Tom Brashear
     2007-08-26 by Ben Lostracco
     2007-11-17 by Ted Wallace
     2009-01-31 by James Barlow
     2010-02-27 by Matthew Martinez
     2010-09-05 by Michael Wanberg
     2012-04-13 by Alan Barber
     2012-07-03 by Mike Holland (GPS Track)
     2012-08-10 by William Musser
     2012-09-01 by Micah Schneider
     2013-06-08 by Terry Matula
     2013-07-14 by Peter Stone
     2014-02-17 by David White
     2014-03-31 by Wayne Snyder
     2014-09-16 by Trevor Kent
     2014-10-06 by Jimmy Bielli
     2015-01-10 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-04-25 by Drew Gajan
     2015-11-28 by Brian Raymond (GPS Track)
     2016-01-31 by Ruud van den Boom (GPS Track)
     2016-02-27 by Ian Covey
     2016-05-20 by Van Wagner

View ascents of peak by registered members (511 total)

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The High Point Monument on the summit of New Jersey (2013-07-14). Photo by Peter Stone.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 883 ft/270 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 903 ft/276 m
  Line Parent: Woodhull Mountain
  Key Col: 920 ft/280 m
Isolation23.74 mi/38.2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Low Knob  (W)
Isolation Limit Point: 41° 18' 45'' N; 75° 7' 4'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Northern Appalachian Ridges
Range5: Kittatiny Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
Delaware Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: High Point State Park (Highest Point)
Topo MapPort Jervis South O41074c6 1:24,000
Route #1 Paved Road
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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High Point NJ (2014-07-04). Photo by Ronald Land.
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Drive up to the top (2014-05-27). Photo by Michael Vecchiarelli.
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