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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-M
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StateRange (Level 5) Prom-M
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AscentsAscent Date
1.Mount Washington1917New HampshirePresidential Range188039481996-01-09
2.Mount Marcy1629New YorkAdirondack High Peaks150118192019-07-18
3.Katahdin1606MaineKatahdin Area131016141999-08-20
4.Mount Mansfield1339VermontNorthern Green Mountains111315471998-07-20
5.Mount Lafayette1609New HampshireFranconia Area10362405 
6.Killington Peak1291VermontCentral Green Mountains10178072019-07-19 a
7.Slide Mountain1280New YorkSouthern Catskills1009990 
8.Sugarloaf Mountain1298MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges972479 
9.Whiteface Mountain1483New YorkNorthern Adirondacks953940 
10.Giant Mountain1410New YorkEastern Adirondacks9101284 
11.Mount Moosilauke1464New HampshireWestern White Mountains8941809 
12.Bigelow Mountain1263MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges873536 
13.Dix Mountain1480New YorkAdirondack High Peaks870688 
14.Carter Dome1473New HampshireEastern White Mountains8601135 
15.Old Speck1274MaineMahoosuc Range835612 
16.Mount Cabot1274New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country817892 
17.Saddleback Mountain1256MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges746516 
18.Santanoni Peak1404New YorkAdirondack High Peaks744504 
19.South Kinsman Mountain1328New HampshireWestern White Mountains7431199 
20.Mount Carrigain1439New HampshireFranconia Area690973 
21.Hunter Mountain1237New YorkCentral Catskills664870 
22.Mount Ellen1244VermontCentral Green Mountains650542 
23.Algonquin Peak1559New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6491418 
24.Mount Osceola1329New HampshireSandwich Range6341533 
25.Seward Mountain1330New YorkAdirondack High Peaks626525 
26.Camels Hump1250VermontCentral Green Mountains579923 
27.Mount Tecumseh1220New HampshireSandwich Range5371437 
28.Mount Field1329New HampshireFranconia Area5251334 
29.South Twin1494New HampshireFranconia Area4701399 
30.Nippletop1410New YorkAdirondack High Peaks430699 
31.North Tripyramid1280New HampshireSandwich Range4271107 
32.Street Mountain1270New YorkAdirondack High Peaks400648 
33.Mount Waumbek1221New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country3991063 
34.Mount Hancock1353New HampshireFranconia Area3901103 
35.North Brother1265MaineKatahdin Area383387 
36.Crocker Mountain1288MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges374410 
37.Cascade Mountain1249New YorkAdirondack High Peaks3691501 
38.Big Slide Mountain1290New YorkAdirondack High Peaks340910 
39.Seymour Mountain1247New YorkAdirondack High Peaks317463 
40.Wildcat Mountain1348New HampshireEastern White Mountains3151048 
41.Mount Moriah1234New HampshireEastern White Mountains281998 
42.Mount Abraham1237MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges280361 
43.Mount Colden1437New YorkAdirondack High Peaks277840 
44.Mount Garfield1378New HampshireFranconia Area2681387 
45.Owls Head1227New HampshireFranconia Area264777 
46.Mount Adams1768New HampshirePresidential Range2621741 
47.Mount Haystack1512New YorkAdirondack High Peaks262676 
48.Mount Passaconaway1232New HampshireSandwich Range2571043 
49.Cannon Mountain1256New HampshireWestern White Mountains2441422 
50.Basin Mountain1471New YorkAdirondack High Peaks231628 
51.Mount Colvin1240New YorkAdirondack High Peaks230646 
52.Mount Jefferson1741New HampshirePresidential Range2291646 
53.Middle Carter Mountain1408New HampshireEastern White Mountains226997 
54.Gothics1443New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2231030 
55.Lower Wolfjaw Mountain1272New YorkAdirondack High Peaks212878 
56.Allen Mountain1325New YorkAdirondack High Peaks205437 
57.Mount Hale1236New HampshireFranconia Area1991122 
58.Rocky Peak Ridge1338New YorkEastern Adirondacks198784 
59.Mount Whiteface1231New HampshireSandwich Range1951084 
60.Blake Peak1220New YorkAdirondack High Peaks190574 
61.Mount Skylight1501New YorkAdirondack High Peaks186643 
62.Spaulding Mountain1225MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges184376 
63.Macomb Mountain1332New YorkAdirondack High Peaks182645 
64.Mount Marshall1340New YorkAdirondack High Peaks160514 
64.Sawteeth1270New YorkAdirondack High Peaks160725 
66.Hamlin Peak1450MaineKatahdin Area157486 
67.Cliff Mountain1202New YorkAdirondack High Peaks152481 
68.Saddleback Mountain-The Horn1232MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges147434 
69.Mount Redington1225MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges146310 
70.Mount Madison1636New HampshirePresidential Range1421682 
71.Mount Flume1319New HampshireFranconia Area1371422 
72.Table Top Mountain1345New YorkAdirondack High Peaks135756 
73.Mount Liberty1359New HampshireFranconia Area1281630 
74.Hough Peak1344New YorkAdirondack High Peaks124597 
75.Saddleback Mountain1380New YorkAdirondack High Peaks120659 
76.South Crocker Mountain1237MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges116447 
77.Mount Jackson1235New HampshirePresidential Range1131566 
78.Mount Tom1235New HampshireFranconia Area1131284 
79.Porter Mountain1250New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1101260 
80.Mount Osceola-East Peak1267New HampshireSandwich Range1091357 
81.Grace Mountain1227New YorkAdirondack High Peaks107620 
82.Mount Bond1432New HampshireFranconia Area1031132 
83.Mount Eisenhower1451New HampshirePresidential Range1021711 
84.North Twin1451New HampshireFranconia Area981096 
85.Middle Tripyramid1268New HampshireSandwich Range981083 
86.Panther Peak1354New YorkAdirondack High Peaks94490 
87.Mount Abraham1221VermontCentral Green Mountains93601 
88.Galehead Mountain1227New HampshireFranconia Area931063 
89.Esther Mountain1292New YorkNorthern Adirondacks92689 
90.Upper Wolfjaw Mountain1281New YorkAdirondack High Peaks91905 
91.Mount Willey1297New HampshireFranconia Area901197 
92.North Kinsman Mountain1309New HampshireWestern White Mountains891309 
93.Avery Peak1246MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges88479 
94.Wildcat D1238New HampshireEastern White Mountains871048 
95.Couchsachraga Peak1156New YorkAdirondack High Peaks86471 
96.Zealand Mountain1305New HampshireFranconia Area851059 
97.Mount Monroe1637New HampshirePresidential Range831660 
98.South Carter Mountain1353New HampshireEastern White Mountains79994 
99.Wright Peak1398New YorkAdirondack High Peaks781089 
100.Mount Pierce1314New HampshirePresidential Range761912 
101.Mount Redfield1404New YorkAdirondack High Peaks74482 
101.Mount Isolation1220New HampshirePresidential Range74847 
103.West Bond1390New HampshireFranconia Area73975 
104.South Dix1250New YorkAdirondack High Peaks70658 
104.Dial Mountain1230New YorkAdirondack High Peaks70696 
106.Bondcliffs1300New HampshireFranconia Area691106 
107.Phelps Mountain1268New YorkAdirondack High Peaks68950 
108.Mount Lincoln1551New HampshireFranconia Area642116 
109.South Hancock1316New HampshireFranconia Area611069 
110.Donaldson Mountain1252New YorkAdirondack High Peaks52534 
111.Armstrong Mountain1360New YorkAdirondack High Peaks50874 
112.Iroquois Peak1476New YorkAdirondack High Peaks46830 
113.Gray Peak1471New YorkAdirondack High Peaks41547 
113.Mount Emmons1231New YorkAdirondack High Peaks41485 
115.Nye Mountain1170New YorkAdirondack High Peaks30654 

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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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