Key Col for Mount Hitchcock

Col Elevation: 3080- feet, 939- meters

Key Col for:Mount Hitchcock  (3600 ft/1097 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3080 - 3040 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 4' 8'' N, 71° 30' 56'' W
44.068839, -71.515449 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 520 ft/158 m
Optimistic: 600 ft/183 m
Average: 560 ft/171 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Hancock
Prominence Parent: Mount Hancock
Island Parent: Mount Carrigain
Ridgewalk Distance:3.39 mi/5.45 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Franconia Area
Range6: Pemigewasset Ranges
OwnershipWilderness/Special Area: Pemigewasset Wilderness Area
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Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Hitchcock to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount Hitchcock3600520    
(Unnamed Col)3320   0.390.39
Mount Hitchcock-South Peak3480160  0.530.92
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3080   0.741.66
(Ridge Junction)    0.412.07
(Unnamed Col)3120   0.392.46
LINE PARENT: Mount Hancock44001200  0.933.39
PROM PARENT: Mount Hancock44001200    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Carrigain46802223    

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