Scar Ridge, New Hampshire

Prominence: 654 ft, 199 m

Elevation: 3774 feet, 1150 meters

True Isolation: 2.57 mi, 4.14 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3774 ft / 1150 m
SubpeaksScar Ridge-East Peak (3620 ft/1103 m)
Scar Ridge-Middle Peak (3480 ft/1061 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 1' 45'' N, 71° 35' 43'' W
44.02913, -71.595346 (Dec Deg)
292020 E 4878383 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionGrafton

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     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #100)
     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #97)
     New Hampshire 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #59)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 162
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 148)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1989-09-03 by Scott Cockrell
     2000-11-08 by Rodney Ziak
     2009-02-14 by Alan Beck
     2010-10-04 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-04-16 by Hockey Puck
     2011-09-11 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-09-11 by Michael Blair
     2011-12-10 by Andrew Bigelow (Unsuccessful)
     2012-08-29 by Cheves Walling
     2013-09-28 by David Thibaudeau (GPS Track)
     2013-10-20 by Frederik Wijnen-Riems
     2015-01-10 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2015-07-03 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2015-07-21 by Evan Dority
     2016-01-26 by Chris Higgins
     2016-04-23 by Jim Robinson (GPS Track)
     2017-06-30 by Jason Rossman (GPS Track)
     2018-05-27 by Chris Calabrese
     2018-06-02 by Cesar Hernandez
     2018-07-11 by Map Man
     2018-08-19 by Soren Denlinger (GPS Track)
     2018-11-11 by Will Hoyt
     2019-05-18 by Scott Burns
     2019-10-27 by Rick Cushing (GPS Track)
     2021-03-07 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2021-07-24 by John Hansen
     2022-02-16 by Geoff Fijal
     2022-02-21 by Hockey Puck
     2022-05-21 by BA Bucknell
     2022-05-21 by Forrest Crooks
     2022-07-01 by Aleksey Zinger
     2022-09-10 by Mike Guethle

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One of the toughest hikes of my life - Scar Ridge for my 83rd summit on the New England Hundred Highest List. Refer to my trip report from 05-27-18 for a guide on how to avoid most of the blowdown. (2018-05-27). Photo by Chris Calabrese.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 654 ft/199 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 694 ft/211 m
  Line Parent: Mount Osceola-West Peak
  Key Col: 3120 ft/951 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.57 mi/4.14 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.0092, -71.5517
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Osceola-West Peak  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Sandwich Range
Range6: Osceola-Tecumseh
Drainage BasinsPemigewasset
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Topo MapMount Osceola O44071a5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Cold and wet summit photo (2019-10-27). Photo by Rick Cushing.
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