Breakneck Ridge, New York

Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 1280+ feet, 390+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.89 mi, 1.42 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1280 - 1300 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 1279 ft / 390 m
    (Range 1279 - 1299 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 27' 35'' N; 73° 57' 33'' W
41.45984, -73.959152 (Dec Deg)
586926E 4590329N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionPutnam

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004 by Tammy Durant
     2008-10-26 by Brennan Connelly
     2009-06-28 by Nate Lange
     2009-11-08 by Justice Thunderhorse
     2009-11-08 by Eric Koppel
     2010-04-11 by Tony Cifelli
     2010-06-12 by Todd Asher Bergstein
     2010-11-06 by Michael Kosowicz
     2011-04-30 by Jamie Bretz
     2011-09-16 by Ethan Myers
     2011-09-18 by Tom Steves
     2011-09-18 by Michael Vecchiarelli
     2012-04-07 by Thomas Dickson
     2012-09-12 by Michael Sullivan (GPS Track)
     2013-10-27 by David Bridges
     2014-08-04 by Trevor Kent
     2014-11-11 by Keith Faccilonga (GPS Track)
     2015-05-09 by Thomas Stabler
     2015-07-08 by Thomas Dickson
     2015-11-14 by David Bridges
     2016-10-05 by Taylor Oude

View ascents of peak by registered members (110 total)

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Fire Tower at the Top (2012-06-11). Photo by Michael Vecchiarelli.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Key Col: 1120 ft/341 m
Isolation0.89 mi/1.42 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sunset Point  (NNE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Hudson-Jersey Highlands
Range6: Eastern Hudson Highlands
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWest Point O41073d8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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