Key Col for South Dix

Col Elevation: 3904- feet, 1190- meters

Key Col for:South Dix  (4068 ft/1240 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1190 - 1180 m
    (10-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 3' 55'' N, 73° 46' 40'' W
44.065405, -73.777694 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 164 ft/50 m
Optimistic: 230 ft/70 m
Average: 197 ft/60 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Hough Peak
Prominence Parent: Hough Peak
Island Parent: Dix Mountain
Ridgewalk Distance:0.79 mi/1.26 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionEssex

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

Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Key Col for South Dix    South Dix
    Ridgewalk    Parent Peak(s)    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksGeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Adirondack High Peaks
Range6: Dix Range
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
Drainage Basins
Lake Champlain
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Dix Mountain SWA
Topo MapMount Marcy    K44073a7    1:25,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from South Dix 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: South Dix4068164Appalachian DivideLake Champlain/Hudson  
(Unnamed Col)3970 Appalachian DivideLake Champlain/Hudson0.090.09
Pough Peak406898Appalachian DivideLake Champlain/Hudson0.190.28
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3904 Appalachian DivideLake Champlain/Hudson0.170.45
LINE PARENT: Hough Peak4409374Appalachian DivideLake Champlain/Hudson0.330.79
PROM PARENT: Hough Peak4409374    
ISLAND PARENT: Dix Mountain48232789    

Copyright © 1987-2019 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service