Chimney Peak, Maine

Prominence: 60 ft, 19 m

Elevation: 4900+ feet, 1494+ meters

True Isolation: 0.04 mi, 0.06 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4900 - 4920 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4900 ft / 1494 m
    (Range 4900 - 4920 ft)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Katahdin
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 54' 19'' N, 68° 54' 23'' W
45.905412, -68.906397 (Dec Deg)
507260 E 5083542 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPiscataquis
City/TownMount Katahdin

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 401
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 369)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1991-03-15 by Arne Schussler
     2002-07-19 by Alan Beck
     2005-10-05 by Lawrence Peck
     2010-06-27 by Peter Chinigo
     2010-07-15 by William Musser
     2010-08-28 by Michael Shaw
     2010-09-11 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-07-30 by John Finn
     2011-08-13 by Rick Schauder (GPS Track)
     2011-10-08 by Gabriel C (GPS Track)
     2012-08-24 by Ryan Wichelns
     2012-08-24 by Steve Fentner
     2013-08-12 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2014-08-30 by Mike Guethle
     2015-08-10 by Dan Quinlan
     2016-07-11 by Walter Blume (GPS Track)
     2016-08-08 by Roberta DellAnno
     2017-07-26 by Brian Frei
     2017-09-16 by Soren Denlinger (GPS Track)
     2018-06-21 by Gavin Keough
     2018-07-19 by Bruce Adams (GPS Track)
     2018-08-10 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2019-07-30 by Scott Burns
     2019-10-26 by Shane Kramer
     2020-07-04 by Scott Burns
     2021-06-27 by Matthew Chabe (GPS Track)
     2021-07-26 by Jayson H (GPS Track)
     2022-06-20 by Justin Metzger (GPS Track)

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A small sub peak of the Katahdin Mastiff separated from Pamola Peak by a rewarding scramble thru the notch to begin the "knife Edge" (2015-07-07). Photo by William Musser.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 60 ft/19 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 100 ft/31 m
  Line Parent: Katahdin-South Peak
  Key Col: 4840 ft/1475 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.04 mi/0.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.9058, -68.9058
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pamola Peak  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Katahdin Area
Drainage BasinsWest Branch Penobscot
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Baxter State Park
Topo MapMount Katahdin O45068h8 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Along the Knife Edge, looking back toward Chimney Peak (2018-10-12). Photo by Douglas Fortman.
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