Balsam Mountain, New York

Prominence: 570 ft, 173 m

Elevation: 3600+ feet, 1097+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 3.88 mi, 6.25 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3600 - 3620 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3600 ft / 1097 m
    (Range 3600 - 3620 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 5' 27'' N; 74° 29' 17'' W
42.090932, -74.488016 (Dec Deg)
542341E 4659999N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionUlster

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     Catskill 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #27)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-02-10 by Rich Zillig
     2008-10-11 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2009 01-24 by Ted Wallace
     2009-01-06 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2009-08-03 by Brennan Connelly
     2009-11-22 by James Barlow
     2010-06-25 by Michael Rider
     2011-06-12 by Mike Wright
     2012-02-06 by Matt Sedlak (GPS Track)
     2012-03-04 by Mike Wright
     2012-04-29 by Stewart McGuire
     2013-08-19 by Jeff Hicks
     2013-12-24 by Trevor Kent
     2014-03-03 by Jeff Hicks
     2014-04-06 by Sean Sharp
     2015-03-07 by Steve Welgoss
     2015-12-26 by Crystal Davis
     2016-01-24 by Maribeth Williams
     2016-01-30 by Mary Ruth Merkel
     2016-02-22 by Nick Hepler (GPS Track)
     2016-03-20 by Ruud van den Boom (GPS Track)
     2016-04-10 by Nick Hepler (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (261 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 570 ft/173 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 610 ft/185 m
  Key Col: 3030 ft/924 m
Isolation3.88 mi/6.25 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Big Indian Mountain  (S)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Catskill Mountains
Range5: Southwest Catskills
Drainage Basins
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean

East Branch Delaware
Delaware Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Catskill State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Big Indian SWA
Topo MapShandaken O42074a4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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