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Northeast "115" 4000-footers

Showing Neil Snedeker's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (48 out of 115, or 41.74%)

RankPeak Elev-Ft StateRange (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.Mount Washington6288New HampshirePresidential Range61482007-07-05
2.Mount Adams5799New HampshirePresidential Range861 
3.Mount Jefferson5712New HampshirePresidential Range753 
4.Mount Monroe5372New HampshirePresidential Range254 
5.Mount Madison5366New HampshirePresidential Range4662007-07-04
6.Mount Marcy5344New YorkAdirondack High Peaks4914 
7.Katahdin5268MaineKatahdin Area42882007-06-04
8.Mount Lafayette5240New HampshireFranconia Area33202007-07-08
9.Algonquin Peak5115New YorkAdirondack High Peaks20962012-07-24
10.Mount Lincoln5089New HampshireFranconia Area1692007-07-08
11.Mount Haystack4961New YorkAdirondack High Peaks827 
12.Mount Skylight4925New YorkAdirondack High Peaks577 
13.South Twin4902New HampshireFranconia Area15022007-07-07
14.Whiteface Mountain4865New YorkNorthern Adirondacks30942012-07-11
15.Iroquois Peak4843New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1512012-07-24
16.Carter Dome4832New HampshireEastern White Mountains28212007-07-03
17.Basin Mountain4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks725 
17.Gray Peak4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102 
19.Dix Mountain4823New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2789 
20.Mount Moosilauke4802New HampshireWestern White Mountains29322007-07-10
21.North Twin4761New HampshireFranconia Area281 
22.Mount Eisenhower4760New HampshirePresidential Range335 
23.Hamlin Peak4756MaineKatahdin Area496 
24.Gothics4734New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6992005
25.Mount Colden4715New YorkAdirondack High Peaks876 
26.Mount Bond4698New HampshireFranconia Area298 
27.Mount Carrigain4680New HampshireFranconia Area2223 
28.Giant Mountain4626New YorkEastern Adirondacks29532012-06-24
29.Santanoni Peak4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2408 
29.Mount Redfield4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks243 
31.Middle Carter Mountain4600New HampshireEastern White Mountains7002007-07-03
32.Nippletop4593New YorkAdirondack High Peaks13452006-09-17
33.Wright Peak4587New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2562012-07-24
34.Saddleback Mountain4528New YorkAdirondack High Peaks361 
35.West Bond4520New HampshireFranconia Area160 
36.Mount Garfield4480New HampshireFranconia Area8002007-07-08
37.Mount Liberty4459New HampshireFranconia Area379 
38.Panther Peak4442New YorkAdirondack High Peaks276 
39.Armstrong Mountain4429New YorkAdirondack High Peaks982005
40.Wildcat Mountain4422New HampshireEastern White Mountains10342007-07-04
41.South Carter Mountain4420New HampshireEastern White Mountains2202007-07-03
42.Table Top Mountain4413New YorkAdirondack High Peaks410 
43.Hough Peak4409New YorkAdirondack High Peaks374 
44.Mount Hancock4400New HampshireFranconia Area1200 
45.Mount Mansfield4393VermontNorthern Green Mountains3633 
46.Rocky Peak Ridge4390New YorkEastern Adirondacks6172012-06-24
47.Macomb Mountain4370New YorkAdirondack High Peaks564 
48.Mount Marshall4364New YorkAdirondack High Peaks492 
49.Kinsman Mountain4358New HampshireWestern White Mountains23982007-07-09
50.Allen Mountain4347New YorkAdirondack High Peaks640 
51.Seward Mountain4331New YorkAdirondack High Peaks20212012-08-22
52.Mount Flume4328New HampshireFranconia Area408 
53.Mount Osceola4320New HampshireSandwich Range2000 
53.Mount Field4320New HampshireFranconia Area1681 
55.South Hancock4319New HampshireFranconia Area159 
56.Mount Pierce4310New HampshirePresidential Range2302007-07-06
57.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak4293New HampshireWestern White Mountains2532007-07-09
58.Bondcliffs4265New HampshireFranconia Area185 
59.Mount Willey4255New HampshireFranconia Area255 
60.Sugarloaf Mountain4240MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges31682007-06-23
60.Zealand Mountain4240New HampshireFranconia Area200 
62.Esther Mountain4239New YorkNorthern Adirondacks3022012-07-11
63.Killington Peak4235VermontCentral Green Mountains33152007-07-16
64.Crocker Mountain4226MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges12062007-06-22
65.Upper Wolfjaw Mountain4203New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2662005
66.Big Slide Mountain4199New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1050 
67.Slide Mountain4180New YorkSouthern Catskills32802008-03-27
68.Lower Wolfjaw Mountain4173New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6632005
69.Old Speck4160MaineMahoosuc Range27002007-06-30
69.Mount Cabot4160New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country2661 
69.North Tripyramid4160New HampshireSandwich Range1320 
69.Phelps Mountain4160New YorkAdirondack High Peaks190 
73.Mount Osceola-East Peak4156New HampshireSandwich Range316 
74.North Brother4151MaineKatahdin Area1256 
75.Bigelow Mountain4145MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges28452007-06-20
76.Street Mountain4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1247 
76.Sawteeth4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks459 
78.Saddleback Mountain4120MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges24462007-06-24
78.Middle Tripyramid4120New HampshireSandwich Range240 
80.Donaldson Mountain4108New YorkAdirondack High Peaks138 
81.Cascade Mountain4098New YorkAdirondack High Peaks11782005
82.Seymour Mountain4091New YorkAdirondack High Peaks10072012-08-21
83.Avery Peak4088MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges2682007-06-20
84.Mount Ellen4083VermontCentral Green Mountains2132 
85.Camels Hump4080VermontCentral Green Mountains1860 
85.Cannon Mountain4080New HampshireWestern White Mountains720 
87.Porter Mountain4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2952008-01-02
87.South Dix4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks164 
89.Wildcat D4062New HampshireEastern White Mountains2872007-07-04
90.Mount Hale4054New HampshireFranconia Area614 
91.Mount Jackson4052New HampshirePresidential Range3322007-07-06
92.Mount Tom4051New HampshireFranconia Area331 
93.Mount Moriah4049New HampshireEastern White Mountains922 
94.Mount Passaconaway4043New HampshireSandwich Range803 
95.Saddleback Mountain-The Horn4041MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges4612007-06-24
96.Hunter Mountain4040New YorkCentral Catskills21402009-04-11
96.Mount Abraham4040MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges880 
96.South Crocker Mountain4040MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges3402007-06-22
99.Mount Emmons4039New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102 
100.Mount Colvin4035New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6892013-06-15
101.East Dix Mountain4026New YorkAdirondack High Peaks318 
102.Owls Head4025New HampshireFranconia Area825 
103.Galehead Mountain4024New HampshireFranconia Area264 
104.Mount Waumbek4006New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country1289 
104.Mount Abraham4006VermontCentral Green Mountains286 
106.Mount Tecumseh4003New HampshireSandwich Range1723 
106.Mount Isolation4003New HampshirePresidential Range203 
106.Dial Mountain4003New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1642006-09-17
109.Spaulding Mountain4000MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges5852007-06-23
109.Mount Whiteface4000New HampshireSandwich Range560 
109.Mount Redington4000MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges440 
112.Blake Peak3970New YorkAdirondack High Peaks5582013-06-15
113.Cliff Mountain3944New YorkAdirondack High Peaks466 
114.Nye Mountain3839New YorkAdirondack High Peaks66 
115.Couchsachraga Peak3793New YorkAdirondack High Peaks249 

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List Description

This list combines the Appalachian Mountain Club's New England 4000-footer list, the Adirondack 46er list, and the two Catskill 4000-foot summits to create what is, in theory, a master list of Northeast USA 4000-foot peaks.

But this list is really an aesthetic disaster. The AMC lists have changed over time to reflect new survey elevations, and at one point this list was called the "Northeast 111" prior to the promotion of 4 summits in ME and NH to 4000-footer status over the past couple decades. And despite the goal of the AMC to use a strict prominence cutoff, there remain at least two inconsistencies with the contour maps. However, the AMC lists are nothing like the infamous 46er list, which has not changed since the 1930s and remains stuck in a time warp, despite many changes in peak elevations. So the "Northeast 115" list is a mixture of apples and oranges.

However, this list does combine two very popular and historically significant lists into one, and it remains a well-known yardstick for serious Northeastern peakbaggers.

Using a strict, consistent, contour-map based prominence cutoff for peaks, this list of Northeast 4000-footers shows 109 peaks. 68 are in New England, matching closely the 67 on the AMC list (the AMC does not include the Mansfield Nose or Guyot, but does include South Hancock). But only 39 of the 46ers are now over 4000 feet and have 160 feet of clean prominence based on the latest maps.


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