Mount Waumbek, New Hampshire

Prominence: 1289 ft, 393 m

Elevation: 4006 feet, 1221 meters

True Isolation: 4.78 mi, 7.7 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4006 ft / 1221 m
SubpeaksMount Waumbek - East Peak (3996 ft/1218 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 25' 58'' N, 71° 25' 3'' W
44.432661, -71.417564 (Dec Deg)
307587 E 4922772 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionCoös

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Lists that contain Mount Waumbek:
     New Hampshire 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #45)
     New England 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #62)
     AMC New Hampshire 4000-footers (Rank #45)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #102)
     AMC New England 4000-footers (Rank #61)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #104)
     Trailwright New Hampshire 4000 footers (Rank #68)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #62)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #61)
     New Hampshire 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #45)
     YMCA Alpine Club List (NH) (Rank #55)
     New Hampshire Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #42)
     New England Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #129)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       AMC White Mountain Guide, 28th Edition (Smith, Daniell)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 1702
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 1462)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-07-05 by Derek Standen (GPS Track)
     2009-09-19 by Karen Lemieux
     2010-01-16 by Michael Petcher
     2010-03-27 by Matthew Nelson
     2010-06-06 by Michael Bryant
     2010-06-12 by Matthew Nelson
     2011-09-03 by Dan Quinlan
     2011-12-28 by Kirk Kauffman
     2012-07-01 by Michael Berger
     2012-10-20 by Gabriel C (GPS Track)
     2012-11-17 by John N
     2012-12-31 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2013-06-16 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2013-08-08 by Spencer Corcoran
     2013-08-24 by Jeffrey McLean (GPS Track)
     2013-10-05 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2013-10-12 by Mike Guethle
     2013-10-16 by Kaerstin Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2013-11-02 by Charles Marshall (GPS Track)
     2014-03-16 by Nancy Platt (GPS Track)
     2014-07-02 by Wesley Barry (GPS Track)
     2014-08-23 by Jen Scovern (GPS Track)
     2014-09-07 by Jeff Swett
     2015-08-22 by Kristen Davenport
     2015-12-20 by David Cormier (GPS Track)
     2016-09-19 by Andrew Chase (GPS Track)
     2016-10-08 by Douglas Webber (GPS Track)
     2016-12-28 by Scott Dresser (GPS Track)
     2017-07-07 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2017-09-03 by Brandon Nadeau (GPS Track)
     2017-11-28 by Pamela Kimball
     2018-01-27 by Michael Stonek (GPS Track)
     2018-07-01 by Jayson H (GPS Track)
     2018-08-03 by Richard Bedard (GPS Track)
     2018-12-30 by Bruce Adams (GPS Track)
     2019-06-10 by Jake Campbell (GPS Track)
     2019-08-16 by Rob Montgomery (GPS Track)
     2019-11-01 by Eric Ryherd
     2020-06-20 by Will Durgin (GPS Track)
     2020-08-16 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2020-09-26 by Jonathan Becker
     2020-10-10 by Carol Hubbard
     2020-12-31 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2021-01-10 by Scott Burns
     2021-02-23 by Laura Soule (GPS Track)
     2021-05-13 by Red Rum (GPS Track)
     2021-09-11 by Nicholas Daniel
     2021-11-17 by Mark Akers (GPS Track)
     2022-01-02 by Jonathan Becker
     2022-02-22 by Jim Haynor

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Not too cold. But saw bear claws on the fresh snow from the previous night (2015-11-15). Photo by Shriram Mani.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1289 ft/393 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1308 ft/399 m
  Line Parent: Mount Cabot - Southeast Knob
  Key Col: Willard Notch    2717 ft/828 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.78 mi/7.7 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.5017, -71.4092
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Cabot - Southeast Knob  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: White Mountain North Country
Range6: Pliny Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsConnecticut
Long Island Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Topo MapPliny Range O44071d3 1:25,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: 1500 ft/457 m
Vertical Gain: 2659 ft/810 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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This young Moose was laying down just off the parking lot when we pulled in. She was curious and watched us put our packs and boots on then wandered off into the forest (2019-11-01). Photo by Eric Ryherd.
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Half moon over the Presidentials. Looking SSE from Waumbek (2020-09-26). Photo by Jonathan Becker.
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