Buck Mountain, New York

Prominence: 1054 ft, 321 m

Elevation: 2334 feet, 711 meters

True Isolation: 3.49 mi, 5.61 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2334 ft / 711 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 31' 13'' N, 73° 35' 46'' W
43.520359, -73.5961 (Dec Deg)
613460 E 4819560 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionWashington
City/TownFort Ann

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     Adirondack 29er Challenge (Rank #36)
     Lake George 12ster Hiking Challenge (Rank #3)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 273
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 231)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2000-07-11 by Rodney Ziak
     2010-04-22 by Ben Morrow
     2010-12-05 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2013-12-29 by Ben Morrow
     2014-06-28 by Justin Metzger
     2014-11-16 by Ben Morrow
     2015-06-14 by Thomas Caruso
     2016-04-17 by josh johnson
     2016-05-11 by Ben Morrow
     2016-05-15 by Crystal Davis
     2016-08-15 by Jen Masa (GPS Track)
     2017-05-14 by Crystal Davis
     2017-06-03 by Colin Thomas (GPS Track)
     2017-06-24 by Ben Morrow
     2017-07-25 by Jillian Smith (GPS Track)
     2017-10-07 by Chris Higgins
     2018-03-10 by Christine Rounds
     2018-06-25 by Jordyn Danforth
     2018-06-27 by Alyssa Losee
     2018-11-30 by Eric Woodruff
     2018-12-09 by Lori S
     2019-03-09 by Rich Allen
     2019-08-30 by Christina Bushunow

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Kiarra and Tina at the (false) Summit of Buck! (2016-08-08). Photo by Christina Bushunow.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1054 ft/321 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1074 ft/327 m
  Key Col: 1 mile W of Hogtown    1280 ft/390 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.49 mi/5.61 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.5733, -73.5508
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sleeping Beauty High Point  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Eastern Adirondacks
Drainage BasinsLake Champlain
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Topo MapShelving Rock O43073e5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Ben Kemp.
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Buck Mountain (Lake George 12ster) with Ron and Maximus. 5/6/18 (2018-05-06). Photo by Lori S.
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Just below the summit of Buck (2019-08-30). Photo by Christina Bushunow.
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