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Balsam Mountain, New York


Prominence: 100 ft, 30 m

Elevation: 3340+ feet, 1018+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.92 mi, 1.48 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3340 - 3360 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3339 ft / 1018 m
    (Range 3339 - 3359 ft)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 11' 1'' N; 74° 23' 15'' W
42.183536, -74.387484 (Dec Deg)
550581E 4670336N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionGreene
City/TownLexington
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     Balsam Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2014-03-16 by Michael Vaughan (GPS Track)

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This is not the nearby Balsam Mt in the Big Indian Wilderness area but the one in the West Kill Wilderness Area to the northwest of Mt Sherrill.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 100 ft/30 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 140 ft/42 m
  Key Col: 3240 ft/988 m
Isolation0.92 mi/1.48 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Sherrill  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Catskill Mountains
Range5: Central Catskills
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Catskill State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Hunter-West Kill Mountain SWA
Topo MapWest Kill O42074b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Greg Saltsman.



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