Owls Head, New York

Prominence: 423 ft, 129 m

Elevation: 2133+ feet, 650+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 2.08 mi, 3.34 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 650 - 660 m
    (10-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2133 ft / 650 m
    (Range 650 - 660 m)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 14' 54'' N; 73° 49' 22'' W
44.248398, -73.822901 (Dec Deg)
593978E 4900136N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionEssex

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-07-03 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2010-07-13 by Thomas Stabler
     2011-06-26 by John Sasso
     2011-11-05 by Mike Arthur (GPS Track)
     2011-12-21 by Mike Wright
     2013-04-21 by Mike Guethle
     2013-06-20 by Ben Morrow
     2013-08-04 by Alan Bangel
     2013-08-17 by Maxime Hébert
     2013-09-29 by John McHugh
     2013-12-14 by Maxime Hébert
     2014-04-19 by Kurt Phaneuf (GPS Track)
     2014-07-09 by david belanger
     2014-07-09 by Michele Belanger
     2014-08-07 by Alan Bangel
     2014-09-13 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2015-05-24 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2015-06-12 by Brian Gordon (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (59 total)

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Owls Head Fire Tower (2013-08-18). Photo by Jennifer Hopper.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 423 ft/129 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 455 ft/139 m
  Key Col: 1710 ft/521 m
Isolation2.08 mi/3.34 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Laramore Mountain  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Adirondack High Peaks
Range6: Northern High Peaks
Drainage BasinsLake Champlain
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: High Peaks SWA
Topo MapKeene Valley K44073b7 1:25,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Ben Lostracco.
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