Thornton Gap

Col Elevation: 2280- feet, 695- meters

Key Col for:Mount Tecumseh  (4003 ft/1220 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2280 - 2240 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 59' 1'' N, 71° 33' 30'' W
43.983695, -71.558472 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1723 ft/525 m
Optimistic: 1763 ft/537 m
Average: 1743 ft/531 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Osceola
Prominence Parent: Mount Osceola
Island Parent: Mount Lafayette
Ridgewalk Distance:3.46 mi/5.58 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Hampshire
County/Second Level RegionGrafton

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 Thornton Gap    Mount Tecumseh
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: White Mountains
Range5: Sandwich Range
Range6: Osceola-Tecumseh
Drainage BasinsPemigewasset
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: White Mountain National Forest
Topo MapWaterville Valley    O43071h5    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Tecumseh to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount Tecumseh40031723    
(Unnamed Col)3640   0.390.39
Mount Tecumseh-Northwest Peak3766126  0.20.59
KEY COL: Thornton Gap2280   0.861.45
(Ridge Junction)    1.743.19
LINE PARENT: Mount Osceola43202000  0.283.46
PROM PARENT: Mount Osceola43202000    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Lafayette52403320    

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