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High Point, New Jersey


Prominence: 883 ft, 270 m

Elevation: 1803 feet, 550 meters


True Isolation: 23.74 mi, 38.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1802 ft / 550 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 19' 15'' N, 74° 39' 42'' W
41.320948, -74.661562 (Dec Deg)
528325 E 4574442 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionSussex (Highest Point)
City/TownMontague
Wantage
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Other Web Sites
     High Point (New Jersey) at SummitPost.org
     High Point at ListsOfJohn.com
     Weather for High Point New Jersey at Mountain-Forecast.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Dan Case
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by David Orsheski
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Dan Case
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Tom Harper
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Sussex, NJ by Don Desrosiers

Weather and Snow
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     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain High Point:
     Contiguous 48 U.S. State High Points (Rank #38)
     U.S. State High Points (Rank #40)
     United States State/Territory High Points (Rank #43)
     Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #37)
     EPIC List - States of the USA (Rank #63)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #49)
     Combined USA-Canada-Mexico State/Province High Points (Rank #80)
     U.S. State Park High Points (Rank #34)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #191)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #75)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #590)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #157)
     New Jersey County High Points (Rank #1)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #90)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #204)
     New Jersey 1000-foot Peaks (Rank #1)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Fifty State Summits, Guide with Maps to State Highpoints (Zumwalt)
       Highpoints of the United States: A Guide to the Fifty State Summits (Holmes)
       Highpoint Adventures: The Complete Guide to the 50 State Highpoints (Winger)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 927
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 852)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1991-07-12 by Dennis Stewart
     2001-05-23 by Scott Surgent
     2007-08-26 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-01-31 by James Barlow
     2010-09-05 by Michael Wanberg
     2012-04-13 by Alan Barber
     2012-07-03 by Mike Holland (GPS Track)
     2012-08-10 by William Musser
     2013-07-14 by Peter Stone
     2013-11-09 by Ryan Turner (GPS Track)
     2014-02-17 by David White
     2015-01-10 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-11-28 by Brian Raymond (GPS Track)
     2015-12-19 by Raven Matherne (GPS Track)
     2016-01-31 by Ruud van den Boom (GPS Track)
     2016-06-19 by Morris Zwick
     2016-06-22 by Spencer Corcoran
     2016-07-22 by Eric Lombardo (GPS Track)
     2016-10-06 by Jason Vogler
     2016-10-23 by Mark Koschwitz
     2016-12-12 by Arthur Caverly (GPS Track)
     2017-05-22 by David Odenwalder
     2017-07-30 by Eleanor Conwell
     2018-04-28 by Stephen Phillips (GPS Track)
     2018-05-15 by Mike Black (GPS Track)
     2018-06-08 by Bill Campbell (GPS Track)
     2018-06-22 by Lori S
     2018-08-10 by Joseph Hirniak
     2019-06-10 by Gustav Sexauer
     2019-06-16 by Eric Davidson

Nearby Peak Searches:
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     Elevation Ladder from High Point
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The High Point Monument on the summit of New Jersey (2013-07-14). Photo by Peter Stone.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 883 ft/270 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 903 ft/276 m
  Line Parent: Sams Point Summit
  Key Col: 920 ft/280 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 23.74 mi/38.2 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.31258, -75.117665
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Low Knob  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Northern Appalachian Ridges
Range5: Kittatiny Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Rondout
Hudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
Delaware
Delaware Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: High Point State Park (Highest Point)
Topo MapPort Jervis South O41074c6 1:24,000
Route #1 Paved Road
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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High Point NJ (2014-07-04). Photo by Ronald Land.
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If the monument is open, you can climb to the top (2016-05-30). Photo by Scott Slayton.
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Drive Up (2014-05-27). Photo by Michael Vecchiarelli.
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It was a touch breezy at the top.... (2016-10-23). Photo by Mark Koschwitz.
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The Garden State (2016-09-24). Photo by Kelli Allstot.
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Looking north towards NY along the glacial striations of High Point's summit (famous summit obelisk is to my back). (2018-08-10). Photo by Joseph Hirniak.
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Stairs going up the inside of the tower (2019-06-09). Photo by John Kriz.
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