South Hancock, New Hampshire

Prominence: 159 ft, 48 m

Elevation: 4319 feet, 1316 meters

True Isolation: 0.73 mi, 1.18 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4319 ft / 1316 m
SubpeaksSouth Hancock-South Peak (3920 ft/1195 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 4' 24'' N, 71° 29' 14'' W
44.073219, -71.487149 (Dec Deg)
300838 E 4883013 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionGrafton

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Lists that contain South Hancock:
     New Hampshire 4000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     New England 4000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     AMC New Hampshire 4000-footers (Rank #26)
     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     AMC New England 4000-footers (Rank #29)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #55)
     Trailwright New Hampshire 4000 footers (Rank #43)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #29)
     New Hampshire 3500-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     YMCA Alpine Club List (NH) (Rank #34)

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

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 1559
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 1334)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-01-31 by John Sherback
     2009-03-14 by Michael Blair
     2009-07-25 by Michael Petcher
     2010-07-14 by Tony Rachupka
     2010-09-18 by Karen Lemieux
     2011-03-20 by Wesley Barry (GPS Track)
     2011-04-24 by Dan Quinlan
     2011-08-01 by Isaiah Knight
     2011-10-16 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2012-01-07 by John N
     2012-04-01 by Kirk Kauffman
     2012-05-06 by Karine Thate
     2012-06-30 by Mari Kuraguchi
     2012-06-30 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2012-07-01 by Chris Harding
     2012-07-20 by Andrew Russel
     2012-09-18 by Chris Stempek (GPS Track)
     2013-01-20 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2013-05-04 by Jeff Swett
     2013-08-11 by Gabriel C (GPS Track)
     2013-10-05 by Michael Berger (GPS Track)
     2013-10-05 by Richard Bedard (GPS Track)
     2013-11-24 by Matt DiFrancesco (GPS Track)
     2014-02-24 by Rick Schauder (GPS Track)
     2014-03-25 by Spencer Corcoran
     2014-09-21 by Dennis Van Amburgh (GPS Track)
     2015-02-07 by Jen Scovern (GPS Track)
     2015-08-21 by Charles Marshall (GPS Track)
     2015-12-13 by Richard Hachem (GPS Track)
     2016-01-27 by Matt Larson
     2016-03-12 by Richard Bedard (GPS Track)
     2016-09-17 by Dennis Garboski Jr (GPS Track)
     2016-11-05 by Justin Hill (GPS Track)
     2017-01-15 by Michael Stonek (GPS Track)
     2017-05-28 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2017-06-03 by Kevin Swenson (GPS Track)
     2017-06-14 by Jill Kropp (GPS Track)
     2017-09-16 by Mark Petschek (GPS Track)
     2017-10-21 by Scott Dresser (GPS Track)
     2018-09-23 by Will Durgin (GPS Track)
     2019-02-02 by Robert Larkin
     2019-06-15 by Brian Seaman (GPS Track)
     2019-07-25 by Jake Campbell (GPS Track)
     2020-07-09 by Eric Chu (GPS Track)
     2020-07-25 by Jonathan Becker
     2020-08-02 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2020-08-19 by Jim Wilkinson (GPS Track)
     2021-02-20 by Scott Burns
     2021-08-07 by Carol Hubbard
     2021-12-28 by Nicholas Belanger

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Not sure if from Hancock or South.. (2016-06-11). Photo by Evan Mugford.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 159 ft/48 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 199 ft/60 m
  Line Parent: Mount Hancock
  Key Col: 4160 ft/1268 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.73 mi/1.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.0833, -71.4917
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Hancock  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Franconia Area
Range6: Pemigewasset Ranges
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Topo MapMount Carrigain O44071a4 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Cedar Brook Trailhead (Paved Road) 2131 ft/650 m
Vertical Gain: 2188 ft/666 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Looking Southeast from South Hancock (2020-07-25). Photo by Jonathan Becker.
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