Shaw Mountain, Maine

Prominence: 313 ft, 96 m

Elevation: 1653 feet, 504 meters

True Isolation: 1.4 mi, 2.26 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1652 ft / 504 m
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 43' 12'' N, 69° 42' 32'' W
45.71987, -69.708883 (Dec Deg)
444833 E 5063168 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPiscataquis
City/TownDays Academy Grant

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 13
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-06-26 by William Musser
     2013-02-17 by William Musser (Unsuccessful)
     2015-06-15 by William Musser
     2018-08-05 by William Musser (GPS Track)
     2022-08-22 by William Musser (GPS Track)

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Peak Elevation from USGS map. Next Highest neighbor is Little Kineo Mountain at EL 1,927. Bounded by Moosehead Lake to the west. Highest saddle between Shaw and Little Kineo is a slope ravine that terminates on ridge south of Little Kineo that is lower than Shaw. Estimated key col elevation is thus, around 1,300.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 313 ft/96 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 333 ft/102 m
  Key Col: 1340 ft/408 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.4 mi/2.26 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.7342, -69.6883
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Little Kineo Mountain  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Central Longfellow Mountains
Drainage BasinsKennebec
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMount Kineo O45069f6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by William Musser.

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