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Northeast "115" 4000-footers

Showing Jordan Plasse's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (69 out of 115, or 60%)

RankPeak Elev-Ft StateRange (Level 5) Prom-Ft Ascent Date
1.Mount Washington6288New HampshirePresidential Range6148Unknown
2.Mount Adams5799New HampshirePresidential Range861Unknown
3.Mount Jefferson5712New HampshirePresidential Range753Unknown
4.Mount Monroe5372New HampshirePresidential Range254Unknown
5.Mount Madison5366New HampshirePresidential Range466Unknown
6.Katahdin5268MaineKatahdin Area4288Unknown
7.Mount Lafayette5240New HampshireFranconia Area3320Unknown
8.Mount Lincoln5089New HampshireFranconia Area169Unknown
9.South Twin4902New HampshireFranconia Area1502Unknown
10.Carter Dome4832New HampshireEastern White Mountains2821Unknown
11.Dix Mountain4823New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2789Unknown
12.Mount Moosilauke4802New HampshireWestern White Mountains2932Unknown
13.North Twin4761New HampshireFranconia Area281Unknown
14.Mount Eisenhower4760New HampshirePresidential Range335Unknown
15.Hamlin Peak4756MaineKatahdin Area496Unknown
16.Mount Bond4698New HampshireFranconia Area298Unknown
17.Mount Carrigain4680New HampshireFranconia Area2223Unknown
18.Santanoni Peak4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2408Unknown
19.Middle Carter Mountain4600New HampshireEastern White Mountains700Unknown
20.West Bond4520New HampshireFranconia Area160Unknown
21.Mount Garfield4480New HampshireFranconia Area800Unknown
22.Mount Liberty4459New HampshireFranconia Area379Unknown
23.Panther Peak4442New YorkAdirondack High Peaks275Unknown
24.Wildcat Mountain4422New HampshireEastern White Mountains1034Unknown
25.South Carter Mountain4420New HampshireEastern White Mountains220Unknown
26.Hough Peak4409New YorkAdirondack High Peaks374Unknown
27.Mount Hancock4400New HampshireFranconia Area1200Unknown
28.Macomb Mountain4370New YorkAdirondack High Peaks564Unknown
29.Kinsman Mountain4358New HampshireWestern White Mountains2398Unknown
30.Mount Flume4328New HampshireFranconia Area408Unknown
31.Mount Field4320New HampshireFranconia Area1681Unknown
31.Mount Osceola4320New HampshireSandwich Range2000Unknown
33.South Hancock4319New HampshireFranconia Area159Unknown
34.Mount Pierce4310New HampshirePresidential Range230Unknown
35.Kinsman Mountain-North Peak4293New HampshireWestern White Mountains253Unknown
36.Bondcliffs4265New HampshireFranconia Area185Unknown
37.Mount Willey4255New HampshireFranconia Area255Unknown
38.Zealand Mountain4240New HampshireFranconia Area200Unknown
39.Killington Peak4235VermontCentral Green Mountains3315Unknown
40.Crocker Mountain4226MaineRangeley-Stratton1206Unknown
41.Mount Cabot4160New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country2661Unknown
41.Old Speck4160MaineMahoosuc Range2700Unknown
41.North Tripyramid4160New HampshireSandwich Range1320Unknown
44.Mount Osceola-East Peak4156New HampshireSandwich Range316Unknown
45.Bigelow Mountain4145MaineRangeley-Stratton2845Unknown
46.Middle Tripyramid4120New HampshireSandwich Range240Unknown
47.Cannon Mountain4080New HampshireWestern White Mountains720Unknown
48.South Dix4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks164Unknown
49.Wildcat “D”4062New HampshireEastern White Mountains287Unknown
50.Mount Hale4054New HampshireFranconia Area614Unknown
51.Mount Jackson4052New HampshirePresidential Range332Unknown
52.Mount Tom4051New HampshireFranconia Area331Unknown
53.Mount Moriah4049New HampshireEastern White Mountains922Unknown
54.Mount Passaconaway4043New HampshireSandwich Range803Unknown
55.Saddleback Mountain-The Horn4041MaineRangeley-Stratton461Unknown
56.South Crocker Mountain4040MaineRangeley-Stratton340Unknown
56.Mount Abraham4040MaineRangeley-Stratton880Unknown
58.East Dix Mountain4026New YorkAdirondack High Peaks319Unknown
59.Owls Head4025New HampshireFranconia Area825Unknown
60.Galehead Mountain4024New HampshireFranconia Area264Unknown
61.Mount Waumbek4006New HampshireWhite Mountain North Country1289Unknown
62.Mount Isolation4003New HampshirePresidential Range203Unknown
62.Mount Tecumseh4003New HampshireSandwich Range1723Unknown
64.Spaulding Mountain4000MaineRangeley-Stratton585Unknown
64.Mount Whiteface4000New HampshireSandwich Range560Unknown
66.Couchsachraga Peak3793New YorkAdirondack High Peaks250Unknown
67.Mount Colden4715New YorkAdirondack High Peaks8762008-08-23
68.Table Top Mountain4413New YorkAdirondack High Peaks4102008-08-23
69.Phelps Mountain4160New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1902008-08-23
 Mount Marcy5344New YorkAdirondack High Peaks4914 
 Algonquin Peak5115New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2097 
 Mount Haystack4961New YorkAdirondack High Peaks827 
 Mount Skylight4925New YorkAdirondack High Peaks578 
 Whiteface Mountain4865New YorkNorthern Adirondacks3093 
 Iroquois Peak4843New YorkAdirondack High Peaks151 
 Gray Peak4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102 
 Basin Mountain4826New YorkAdirondack High Peaks725 
 Gothics4734New YorkAdirondack High Peaks699 
 Giant Mountain4626New YorkEastern Adirondacks2953 
 Mount Redfield4606New YorkAdirondack High Peaks242 
 Nippletop4593New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1345 
 Wright Peak4587New YorkAdirondack High Peaks256 
 Saddleback Mountain4528New YorkAdirondack High Peaks361 
 Armstrong Mountain4429New YorkAdirondack High Peaks98 
 Mount Mansfield4393VermontNorthern Green Mountains3633 
 Rocky Peak Ridge4390New YorkEastern Adirondacks617 
 Mount Marshall4364New YorkAdirondack High Peaks493 
 Allen Mountain4347New YorkAdirondack High Peaks640 
 Seward Mountain4331New YorkAdirondack High Peaks2021 
 Sugarloaf Mountain4240MaineRangeley-Stratton3168 
 Esther Mountain4239New YorkNorthern Adirondacks302 
 Upper Wolfjaw Mountain4203New YorkAdirondack High Peaks266 
 Big Slide Mountain4199New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1049 
 Slide Mountain4180New YorkSouthern Catskills3280 
 Lower Wolfjaw Mountain4173New YorkAdirondack High Peaks663 
 North Brother4151MaineKatahdin Area1256 
 Street Mountain4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1247 
 Sawteeth4134New YorkAdirondack High Peaks459 
 Saddleback Mountain4120MaineRangeley-Stratton2446 
 Donaldson Mountain4108New YorkAdirondack High Peaks138 
 Cascade Mountain4098New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1178 
 Seymour Mountain4091New YorkAdirondack High Peaks1007 
 Avery Peak4088MaineRangeley-Stratton268 
 Mount Ellen4083VermontCentral Green Mountains2132 
 Camels Hump4080VermontCentral Green Mountains1860 
 Porter Mountain4068New YorkAdirondack High Peaks295 
 Hunter Mountain4040New YorkCentral Catskills2140 
 Mount Emmons4039New YorkAdirondack High Peaks102 
 Mount Colvin4035New YorkAdirondack High Peaks689 
 Mount Abraham4006VermontCentral Green Mountains286 
 Dial Mountain4003New YorkAdirondack High Peaks164 
 Mount Redington4000MaineRangeley-Stratton440 
 Blake Peak3970New YorkAdirondack High Peaks558 
 Cliff Mountain3944New YorkAdirondack High Peaks466 
 Nye Mountain3839New YorkAdirondack High Peaks66 

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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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