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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.Gothics4734New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6992005
1.Armstrong Mountain4429New YorkAdirondack High Peaks982005
1.Upper Wolfjaw Mountain4203New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2662005
1.Lower Wolfjaw Mountain4173New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6632005
1.Cascade Mountain4098New YorkAdirondack High Peaks11782005
6.Nippletop4593New YorkAdirondack High Peaks13452006-09-17
6.Dial Mountain4003New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1642006-09-17
8.Katahdin5268MaineKatahdin Area42882007-06-04
9.Bigelow Mountain4145MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges28452007-06-20
9.Avery Peak4088MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges2682007-06-20
11.Crocker Mountain4226MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges12062007-06-22
11.South Crocker Mountain4040MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges3402007-06-22
13.Sugarloaf Mountain4240MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges31682007-06-23
13.Spaulding Mountain4000MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges5852007-06-23
15.Saddleback Mountain4120MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges24462007-06-24
15.Saddleback Mountain-The Horn4041MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges4612007-06-24
17.Old Speck4160MaineMahoosuc Range27002007-06-30
18.Carter Dome4832New HampshireEastern White Mountains28212007-07-03
18.Middle Carter Mountain4600New HampshireEastern White Mountains7002007-07-03
18.South Carter Mountain4420New HampshireEastern White Mountains2202007-07-03
21.Mount Madison5366New HampshirePresidential Range4662007-07-04
21.Wildcat Mountain4422New HampshireEastern White Mountains10342007-07-04
21.Wildcat D4062New HampshireEastern White Mountains2872007-07-04
24.Mount Washington6288New HampshirePresidential Range61482007-07-05
25.Mount Pierce4310New HampshirePresidential Range2302007-07-06
25.Mount Jackson4052New HampshirePresidential Range3322007-07-06
27.South Twin4902New HampshireFranconia Area15022007-07-07
28.Mount Lafayette5240New HampshireFranconia Area33202007-07-08
28.Mount Lincoln5089New HampshireFranconia Area1692007-07-08
28.Mount Garfield4480New HampshireFranconia Area8002007-07-08
31.South Kinsman Mountain4358New HampshireWestern White Mountains23982007-07-09
31.North Kinsman Mountain4293New HampshireWestern White Mountains2532007-07-09
33.Mount Moosilauke4802New HampshireWestern White Mountains29322007-07-10
34.Killington Peak4235VermontCentral Green Mountains33152007-07-16
35.Porter Mountain4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2952008-01-02
36.Slide Mountain4180New YorkSouthern Catskills32802008-03-27
37.Hunter Mountain4040New YorkCentral Catskills21402009-04-11
38.Giant Mountain4626New YorkEastern Adirondacks29532012-06-24
38.Rocky Peak Ridge4390New YorkEastern Adirondacks6172012-06-24
40.Whiteface Mountain4865New YorkNorthern Adirondacks30942012-07-11
40.Esther Mountain4239New YorkNorthern Adirondacks3022012-07-11
42.Algonquin Peak5115New YorkAdirondack High Peaks20962012-07-24
42.Iroquois Peak4843New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1512012-07-24
42.Wright Peak4587New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2562012-07-24
45.Seymour Mountain4091New YorkAdirondack High Peaks10072012-08-21
46.Seward Mountain4331New YorkAdirondack High Peaks20212012-08-22
47.Mount Colvin4035New YorkAdirondack High Peaks6892013-06-15
47.Blake Peak3970New YorkAdirondack High Peaks5582013-06-15
 Mount Adams5799New HampshirePresidential Range861 
 Mount Jefferson5712New HampshirePresidential Range753 
 Mount Monroe5372New HampshirePresidential Range254 
 Mount Marcy5344New YorkAdirondack High Peaks4914 
 Mount Haystack4961New YorkAdirondack High Peaks827 
 Mount Skylight4925New YorkAdirondack High Peaks577 
 Gray Peak4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102 
 Basin Mountain4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks725 
 Dix Mountain4823New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2789 
 North Twin4761New HampshireFranconia Area281 
 Mount Eisenhower4760New HampshirePresidential Range335 
 Hamlin Peak4756MaineKatahdin Area496 
 Mount Colden4715New YorkAdirondack High Peaks876 
 Mount Bond4698New HampshireFranconia Area298 
 Mount Carrigain4680New HampshireFranconia Area2223 
 Santanoni Peak4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2408 
 Mount Redfield4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks243 
 Saddleback Mountain4528New YorkAdirondack High Peaks361 
 West Bond4520New HampshireFranconia Area160 
 Mount Liberty4459New HampshireFranconia Area379 
 Panther Peak4442New YorkAdirondack High Peaks276 
 Table Top Mountain4413New YorkAdirondack High Peaks410 
 Hough Peak4409New YorkAdirondack High Peaks374 
 Mount Hancock4400New HampshireFranconia Area1200 
 Mount Mansfield4393VermontNorthern Green Mountains3633 
 Macomb Mountain4370New YorkAdirondack High Peaks564 
 Mount Marshall4364New YorkAdirondack High Peaks492 
 Allen Mountain4347New YorkAdirondack High Peaks640 
 Mount Flume4328New HampshireFranconia Area408 
 Mount Field4320New HampshireFranconia Area1681 
 Mount Osceola4320New HampshireSandwich Range2000 
 South Hancock4319New HampshireFranconia Area159 
 Bondcliffs4265New HampshireFranconia Area185 
 Mount Willey4255New HampshireFranconia Area255 
 Zealand Mountain4240New HampshireFranconia Area200 
 Big Slide Mountain4199New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1050 
 North Tripyramid4160New HampshireSandwich Range1320 
 Phelps Mountain4160New YorkAdirondack High Peaks190 
 Mount Cabot4160New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country2661 
 Mount Osceola-East Peak4156New HampshireSandwich Range316 
 North Brother4151MaineKatahdin Area1256 
 Street Mountain4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1247 
 Sawteeth4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks459 
 Middle Tripyramid4120New HampshireSandwich Range240 
 Donaldson Mountain4108New YorkAdirondack High Peaks138 
 Mount Ellen4083VermontCentral Green Mountains2132 
 Cannon Mountain4080New HampshireWestern White Mountains720 
 Camels Hump4080VermontCentral Green Mountains1860 
 South Dix4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks164 
 Mount Hale4054New HampshireFranconia Area614 
 Mount Tom4051New HampshireFranconia Area331 
 Mount Moriah4049New HampshireEastern White Mountains922 
 Mount Passaconaway4043New HampshireSandwich Range803 
 Mount Abraham4040MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges880 
 Mount Emmons4039New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102 
 East Dix Mountain4026New YorkAdirondack High Peaks318 
 Owls Head4025New HampshireFranconia Area825 
 Galehead Mountain4024New HampshireFranconia Area264 
 Mount Waumbek4006New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country1289 
 Mount Abraham4006VermontCentral Green Mountains286 
 Mount Isolation4003New HampshirePresidential Range203 
 Mount Tecumseh4003New HampshireSandwich Range1723 
 Mount Redington4000MaineRangeley-Stratton Ranges440 
 Mount Whiteface4000New HampshireSandwich Range560 
 Cliff Mountain3944New YorkAdirondack High Peaks466 
 Nye Mountain3839New YorkAdirondack High Peaks66 
 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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