Manhattan High Point, New York

Prominence: 265 ft, 81 m

Elevation: 265 feet, 81 meters

True Isolation: 1.16 mi, 1.86 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 264 ft / 81 m
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 51' 11'' N, 73° 56' 18'' W
40.853009, -73.938337 (Dec Deg)
589486 E 4522982 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionNew York (Highest Point)
City/TownNew York

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Lists that contain Manhattan High Point:
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #274)
     Island CoHPs (Rank #17)
     New York County High Points (Rank #60)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #154)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #521)
     Atlantic Ocean U.S. Island High Points above 150 feet (Rank #8)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Peak Experiences, Hiking the Highest Summits of New York (Fallesen)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 133
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 132)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2001-09-11 by Bill Hebert
     2007-05-22 by Andy Hatzos
     2008-06-07 by Eric Koppel
     2008-06-24 by Micah Schneider
     2010-03-02 by Robert Murray
     2011-05-14 by Ben Lostracco
     2011-12-17 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-01-06 by Eli Wolfhagen (Unsuccessful)
     2012-05-03 by Mark Brace (Unsuccessful)
     2015-02-26 by Jimmy Bielli
     2015-07-24 by Mike Martin
     2015-12-13 by William Musser
     2016-10-01 by PJ Anderer
     2018-04-02 by Henry Pharr
     2018-12-16 by John Sheehe
     2019-07-23 by Lane Jefferson (GPS Track)
     2019-10-15 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2019-10-26 by Thomas Brennan (GPS Track)
     2020-03-04 by Keith Longface
     2021-03-24 by Nathaniel Wooding

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Something for everyone in New York, even peakbaggers. The plaque in Bennett Park marking the highest natural point on Manhattan (2015-10-22). Photo by John McHugh.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 265 ft/81 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 265 ft/81 m
  Key Col: New York Bay    0 ft/0 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.16 mi/1.86 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.8633, -73.9558
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bronx High Point  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Northeast Islands/Cape Cod
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
IslandManhattan (Highest Point)
Topo MapCentral Park O40073g8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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