Frost Hill, New York

Prominence: 1120 ft, 341 m

Elevation: 2280+ feet, 695+ meters

True Isolation: 34.27 mi, 55.16 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2280 - 2300 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2280 ft / 695 m
    (Range 2280 - 2300 ft)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 42' 39'' N, 77° 26' 34'' W
42.710928, -77.442655 (Dec Deg)
299967 E 4731608 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionOntario (Highest Point)
City/TownSouth Bristol

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     Frost Hill at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio) Trip Report for Ontario, NY by Daniel Case Trip Report for Ontario, NY by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Ontario, NY by Andy Martin Trip Report for Ontario, NY by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Ontario, NY by Charlie Zerphey

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Lists that contain Frost Hill:
     Northeast U.S. Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #19)
     Mid-Atlantic with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #9)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #574)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #106)
     New York County High Points (Rank #22)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #51)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #146)

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: 24
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 24)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-11-27 by Ben Lostracco
     2012-01-11 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2018-07-19 by Eli Kozik
     2019-04-06 by Arthur Caverly (GPS Track)
     2020-04-16 by Mark S
     2020-10-31 by Derek English (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
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It started raining as we walked up off the trail and through the forest (2016-10-30). Photo by Iona Feldman.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1120 ft/341 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1160 ft/353 m
  Key Col: Hunt Hollow    1160 ft/354 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 34.27 mi/55.16 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.264068, -77.735109
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hartsville Hill  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Plateau
Range5: Finger Lakes (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsLake Ontario
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBristol Springs O42077f4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Frost Hill from the Cumming Nature Center parking lot (2020-04-16). Photo by Mark S.
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