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New Jersey 1000-foot Peaks

Ranked Peaks have 180 feet of Clean Prominence

RankPeak Elev-M
Range (Level 5)Isol-Km
1.High Point550276Kittatiny Mountain38.2
2.Hamburg Mountains High Point456273Hudson-Jersey Highlands18.8
3.Mount Paradise490216Kittatiny Mountain17.6
4.Pochuck Mountain364212Hudson-Jersey Highlands6.3
5.Scotts Mountain390201Hudson-Jersey Highlands20.4
6.Bald Mountain355184Hudson-Jersey Highlands9.3
7.Mount Mohepinoke347170Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.2
8.Jenny Jump Mountain346169Hudson-Jersey Highlands7.2
9.Green Pond Mountain396152Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.6
10.Allamuchy Mountain384146Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.8
11.Kittatiny Mountain-Warren CoHP494140Kittatiny Mountain17.1
11.Windbeam Mountain323140Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.0
13.Guerin Benchmark347134Hudson-Jersey Highlands9.4
14.Jenny Jump Mountain #4326131Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.2
15.County House Mountain348128Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.7
16.Buck Mountain384128Hudson-Jersey Highlands7.3
16.Islee Benchmark305128Hudson-Jersey Highlands8.9
18.Bearfort Mountain-North Area451122Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.1
18.Mount Fairway335122Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.1
20.Mount Stockholm430119Hudson-Jersey Highlands9.6
21.Musconetcong Mountain304115Hudson-Jersey Highlands15.0
22.Sunrise Mountain504114Kittatiny Mountain12.5
23.Bearfort Mountain457109Hudson-Jersey Highlands9.9
23.Pimple Hills High Point353109Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.4
23.Jenny Jump Mountain #3317110Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.9
26.Budd Lake West383109Hudson-Jersey Highlands22.0
27.Upper Pohatcong Mountain376108Hudson-Jersey Highlands8.2
28.Mount Defiance317107Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.2
29.Hill 1040323103Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.9
29.Oxford Mountain311104Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.0
31.Mount Newfoundland376102Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.2
32.Hill 116435599Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.4
33.Catfish Mountain48197Kittatiny Mountain6.9
33.Ilgenstein Rock35097Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.3
35.Fox Hill31595Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.1
36.Hasenclever Hill32593Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.3
37.Dunker Mountain41491Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.0
37.Pochuck Mountain-North Peak33591Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.2
39.Mount No More35189Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.6
40.Kanouse Mountain36187Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.0
41.Bearfort Lookout41485Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.0
41.Mount Arlington37885Hudson-Jersey Highlands9.1
43.Jenny Jump Mountain #233983Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.7
44.Rocky Mountain32480Hudson-Jersey Highlands.9
45.Boulder Pine Peak43979Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.4
45.Mount Byram37879Hudson-Jersey Highlands8.4
45.Cobb Hill36079Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.1
48.Drag Hill32774Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.5
49.Whitehall Hill32973Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.3
50.Wawayanda Mountain45173Hudson-Jersey Highlands6.9
51.Westby Ridge33472Hudson-Jersey Highlands.9
52.Morris County High Point42571Hudson-Jersey Highlands6.1
53.North Pochuck Mountain36070Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.6
54.Peak 105832868Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.6
55.Mount Gerard39768Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.7
55.Allamuchy Mountain North37267Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.1
57.Bowling Green Mountain42167Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.6
58.Assiniwikam Mountain36655Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.5
 Bird Mountain45654Kittatiny Mountain3.3
 Culver Ridge46348Kittatiny Mountain5.1
 Mount Freedom33548Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.0
 Camp Beisler South32948Hudson-Jersey Highlands10.1
 Osio Rock31149Hudson-Jersey Highlands.9
 Rattlesnake Mountain45546Kittatiny Mountain1.1
 Blue Mountain43943Kittatiny Mountain1.0
 Delaware-Raritan-Passaic Triple Divide37243Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.9
 Smith Benchmark32942Hudson-Jersey Highlands8.0
 Matapan Rock33738Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.8
 Herman Hill33138Hudson-Jersey Highlands.7
 Buckabear Mountain41436Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.7
 Green Pond Mountain-North Area39036Hudson-Jersey Highlands6.0
 Pierson Ridge33726Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.5
 Mount Mohican48825Kittatiny Mountain2.2
 Long Hill-North Summit33524Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.1
 Copperas Mountain37218Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.4
 Mount Tammany47518Kittatiny Mountain5.9
 Raritan Basin High Point38115Hudson-Jersey Highlands.9
 Morris Lake Mountain376 Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.8
 Big Beech Mountain366 Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.8
 Long Hill366 Hudson-Jersey Highlands5.1
 Mount Rascal366 Hudson-Jersey Highlands4.8
 Hill 1160360 Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.4
 Wyanokie Torne347 Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.7
 Mohawk Mountain347 Hudson-Jersey Highlands3.3
 Carris Hill347 Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.1
 Wright Pond Cliffs341 Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.6
 Waterloo Mountain335 Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.1
 Jennings Mountain327 Hudson-Jersey Highlands1.9
 The Tornfell311 Hudson-Jersey Highlands2.1

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List Description

This list is still a work in progress and has not been checked. Many peaks do not yet have a prominence value, but it is likely that most of those do have over 160 feet of clean prominence. Overall, it many people may be surprised at the number and variety of peaks in the Garden State.


Thanks to Eric Koppel of the "New Jersey 1K Club" web site, who provided me with many of these peaks. Also, thanks to Aaron Maizlish of, who did some preliminary research on the most prominent peaks in New Jersey.


     New Jersey 1K Club

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       New Jersey Walk Book (Chazin, Fagan)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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