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Northeast "115" 4000-footers

Showing Jim Doyle's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (5 out of 115, or 4.35%)

RankPeak Elev-Ft StateRange (Level 5) Prom-Ft AscentsAscent Date
1.Mount Washington6288New HampshirePresidential Range614837911996-01-09
2.Mount Marcy5344New YorkAdirondack High Peaks491417622019-07-18
3.Katahdin5268MaineKatahdin Area428815551999-08-20
4.Mount Mansfield4393VermontNorthern Green Mountains363314911998-07-20
5.Mount Lafayette5240New HampshireFranconia Area33202324 
6.Killington Peak4235VermontCentral Green Mountains33157592019-07-19 a
7.Slide Mountain4180New YorkSouthern Catskills3280977 
8.Sugarloaf Mountain4240MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges3168453 
9.Whiteface Mountain4865New YorkNorthern Adirondacks3094910 
10.Giant Mountain4626New YorkEastern Adirondacks29531240 
11.Mount Moosilauke4802New HampshireWestern White Mountains29321740 
12.Bigelow Mountain4145MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges2845510 
13.Carter Dome4832New HampshireEastern White Mountains28211087 
14.Dix Mountain4823New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2789668 
15.Old Speck4160MaineMahoosuc Range2700583 
16.Mount Cabot4160New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country2661856 
17.Saddleback Mountain4120MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges2446490 
18.Santanoni Peak4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2408486 
19.South Kinsman Mountain4358New HampshireWestern White Mountains23981159 
20.Mount Carrigain4680New HampshireFranconia Area2223918 
21.Hunter Mountain4040New YorkCentral Catskills2140842 
22.Mount Ellen4083VermontCentral Green Mountains2132513 
23.Algonquin Peak5115New YorkAdirondack High Peaks20961371 
24.Seward Mountain4331New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2021502 
25.Mount Osceola4320New HampshireSandwich Range20001468 
26.Camels Hump4080VermontCentral Green Mountains1860882 
27.Mount Tecumseh4003New HampshireSandwich Range17231390 
28.Mount Field4320New HampshireFranconia Area16811295 
29.South Twin4902New HampshireFranconia Area15021318 
30.Nippletop4593New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1345677 
31.North Tripyramid4160New HampshireSandwich Range13201056 
32.Mount Waumbek4006New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country12891019 
33.North Brother4151MaineKatahdin Area1256372 
34.Street Mountain4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1247629 
35.Crocker Mountain4226MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges1206389 
36.Mount Hancock4400New HampshireFranconia Area12001063 
37.Cascade Mountain4098New YorkAdirondack High Peaks11781447 
38.Big Slide Mountain4199New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1050893 
39.Wildcat Mountain4422New HampshireEastern White Mountains1034998 
40.Seymour Mountain4091New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1007446 
41.Mount Moriah4049New HampshireEastern White Mountains922963 
42.Mount Abraham4040MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges880344 
43.Mount Colden4715New YorkAdirondack High Peaks876809 
44.Mount Adams5799New HampshirePresidential Range8611666 
45.Mount Haystack4961New YorkAdirondack High Peaks827651 
46.Owls Head4025New HampshireFranconia Area825741 
47.Mount Passaconaway4043New HampshireSandwich Range803998 
48.Mount Garfield4480New HampshireFranconia Area8001330 
49.Mount Jefferson5712New HampshirePresidential Range7531567 
50.Basin Mountain4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks725606 
51.Cannon Mountain4080New HampshireWestern White Mountains7201366 
52.Middle Carter Mountain4600New HampshireEastern White Mountains700948 
53.Gothics4734New YorkAdirondack High Peaks699992 
54.Mount Colvin4035New YorkAdirondack High Peaks689622 
55.Lower Wolfjaw Mountain4173New YorkAdirondack High Peaks663840 
56.Allen Mountain4347New YorkAdirondack High Peaks640421 
57.Rocky Peak Ridge4390New YorkEastern Adirondacks617756 
58.Mount Hale4054New HampshireFranconia Area6141075 
59.Spaulding Mountain4000MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges585354 
60.Mount Skylight4925New YorkAdirondack High Peaks577616 
61.Macomb Mountain4370New YorkAdirondack High Peaks564617 
62.Mount Whiteface4000New HampshireSandwich Range5601037 
63.Blake Peak3970New YorkAdirondack High Peaks558550 
64.Hamlin Peak4756MaineKatahdin Area496467 
65.Mount Marshall4364New YorkAdirondack High Peaks492493 
66.Mount Madison5366New HampshirePresidential Range4661619 
66.Cliff Mountain3944New YorkAdirondack High Peaks466463 
68.Saddleback Mountain-The Horn4041MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges461410 
69.Sawteeth4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks459700 
70.Mount Redington4000MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges440293 
71.Table Top Mountain4413New YorkAdirondack High Peaks410730 
72.Mount Flume4328New HampshireFranconia Area4081372 
73.Mount Liberty4459New HampshireFranconia Area3791571 
74.Hough Peak4409New YorkAdirondack High Peaks374573 
75.Saddleback Mountain4528New YorkAdirondack High Peaks361639 
76.South Crocker Mountain4040MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges340423 
77.Mount Eisenhower4760New HampshirePresidential Range3351633 
78.Mount Jackson4052New HampshirePresidential Range3321503 
79.Mount Tom4051New HampshireFranconia Area3311245 
80.Grace Mountain4026New YorkAdirondack High Peaks318592 
81.Mount Osceola-East Peak4156New HampshireSandwich Range3161309 
82.Esther Mountain4239New YorkNorthern Adirondacks302661 
83.Mount Bond4698New HampshireFranconia Area2981074 
84.Porter Mountain4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2951213 
85.Wildcat D4062New HampshireEastern White Mountains287997 
86.Mount Abraham4006VermontCentral Green Mountains286568 
87.North Twin4761New HampshireFranconia Area2811032 
88.Panther Peak4442New YorkAdirondack High Peaks276471 
89.Avery Peak4088MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges268452 
90.Upper Wolfjaw Mountain4203New YorkAdirondack High Peaks266868 
91.Galehead Mountain4024New HampshireFranconia Area2641004 
92.Wright Peak4587New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2561051 
93.Mount Willey4255New HampshireFranconia Area2551156 
94.Mount Monroe5372New HampshirePresidential Range2541583 
95.North Kinsman Mountain4293New HampshireWestern White Mountains2531261 
96.Couchsachraga Peak3793New YorkAdirondack High Peaks249451 
97.Mount Redfield4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks243464 
98.Middle Tripyramid4120New HampshireSandwich Range2401031 
99.Mount Pierce4310New HampshirePresidential Range2301824 
100.South Carter Mountain4420New HampshireEastern White Mountains220946 
101.Mount Isolation4003New HampshirePresidential Range203816 
102.Zealand Mountain4240New HampshireFranconia Area2001010 
103.Phelps Mountain4160New YorkAdirondack High Peaks190920 
104.Bondcliffs4265New HampshireFranconia Area1851048 
105.Mount Lincoln5089New HampshireFranconia Area1692044 
106.South Dix4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks164627 
106.Dial Mountain4003New YorkAdirondack High Peaks164676 
108.West Bond4520New HampshireFranconia Area160927 
109.South Hancock4319New HampshireFranconia Area1591032 
110.Iroquois Peak4843New YorkAdirondack High Peaks151793 
111.Donaldson Mountain4108New YorkAdirondack High Peaks138516 
112.Gray Peak4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102522 
112.Mount Emmons4039New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102469 
114.Armstrong Mountain4429New YorkAdirondack High Peaks98839 
115.Nye Mountain3839New YorkAdirondack High Peaks66635 

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List Description

This list combines the Appalachian Mountain Club's New England 4000-footer list, the Adirondack 46er list, and the two Catskill 4000-foot summits to create what is, in theory, a master list of Northeast USA 4000-foot peaks.

But this list is really an aesthetic disaster. The AMC lists have changed over time to reflect new survey elevations, and at one point this list was called the "Northeast 111" prior to the promotion of 4 summits in ME and NH to 4000-footer status over the past couple decades. And despite the goal of the AMC to use a strict prominence cutoff, there remain at least two inconsistencies with the contour maps. However, the AMC lists are nothing like the infamous 46er list, which has not changed since the 1930s and remains stuck in a time warp, despite many changes in peak elevations. So the "Northeast 115" list is a mixture of apples and oranges.

However, this list does combine two very popular and historically significant lists into one, and it remains a well-known yardstick for serious Northeastern peakbaggers.

Using a strict, consistent, contour-map based prominence cutoff for peaks, this list of Northeast 4000-footers shows 109 peaks. 68 are in New England, matching closely the 67 on the AMC list (the AMC does not include the Mansfield Nose or Guyot, but does include South Hancock). But only 39 of the 46ers are now over 4000 feet and have 160 feet of clean prominence based on the latest maps.

 


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