Slawson Benchmark, New York

Prominence: 320 ft, 98 m

Elevation: 2080+ feet, 634+ meters

True Isolation: 5.11 mi, 8.22 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2080 - 2100 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2080 ft / 634 m
    (Range 2080 - 2100 ft)
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 10' 32'' N, 75° 29' 40'' W
42.175601, -75.494356 (Dec Deg)
459171 E 4669392 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionBroome (Highest Point)

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     Slawson Benchmark at Trip Report for Broome, NY by David Galvin Trip Report for Broome, NY by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Broome, NY by Daniel Case Trip Report for Broome, NY by Bob Packard Trip Report for Broome, NY by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Broome, NY by Scott Bahantka

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Lists that contain Slawson Benchmark:
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #136)
     New York County High Points (Rank #34)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #76)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #177)

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

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 28
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 28)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2008-06-13 by Dave Dunham
     2010-04-18 by Greg Saltsman
     2011-04-03 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2011-11-25 by Ben Lostracco
     2014-08-16 by Jim Jurista
     2017-12-11 by Jimmy Bielli
     2020-06-30 by Frank Sutman
     2020-09-14 by Adam Palmer

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Slawson Benchmark
     Elevation Ladder from Slawson Benchmark
     Prominence Ladder from Slawson Benchmark

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The sideways block with the Slawson Benchmark inset. Beech trees shroud the benchmark somewhat (2020-09-14). Photo by Adam Palmer.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 320 ft/98 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 360 ft/110 m
  Key Col: 1760 ft/536 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.11 mi/8.22 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.18, -75.395
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Carroll Hill  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Catskill Mountains
Range5: Northwest Catskills
Drainage BasinsSusquehanna
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapNorth Sanford O42075b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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