Mount Haystack, New York

Prominence: 827 ft, 252 m

Elevation: 4961 feet, 1512 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.24 mi, 2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4961 ft / 1512 m
SubpeaksLittle Haystack (4692 ft/1430 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)44° 6' 21'' N; 73° 54' 3'' W
44.105796, -73.900787 (Dec Deg)
587972E 4884211N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionEssex

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     Northeast USA 4000-foot Peaks (Rank #11)
     Adirondack Mountains 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #3)
     Northeast "115" 4000-footers (Rank #11)
     Adirondack Hundred Highest (Rank #3)
     Adirondack 46ers (Rank #3)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #159)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Adirondack Trails High Peaks Region (Goodwin, Burdick)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1984-06-26 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     1998-08-22 by Alan Bangel
     2000-09-09 by Michael French
     2005-09-04 by Luc Tremblay
     2010-07-20 by Mark Hadz (Unsuccessful)
     2010-10-02 by Austin Black
     2011-08-12 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2012-05-06 by Mike Guethle
     2012-06-25 by Matt S
     2012-07-21 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2012-09-09 by Thomas Spencer
     2013-06-01 by Steve Smith
     2013-06-22 by Curt Hoffart
     2013-07-21 by Gabriel Couët (GPS Track)
     2013-08-02 by Mike & Aiden O'Connor (GPS Track)
     2014-06-21 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2014-06-27 by Dan Hildebrand
     2014-08-16 by Trevor Kent
     2014-08-30 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2014-09-27 by Michael Stonek (GPS Track)
     2015-08-22 by Jaclyn Kline
     2015-09-05 by Crystal Davis
     2015-09-12 by Mary Ruth Merkel

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Mount Haystack from Mount Marcy (1984-06-25).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 827 ft/252 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 859 ft/262 m
  Line Parent: Mount Marcy
  Key Col: 4134 ft/1260 m
Isolation1.24 mi/2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Marcy  (WNW)
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: Marcy Group
Drainage BasinsLake Champlain
St. Lawrence
Gulf of St. Lawrence
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: High Peaks SWA
Topo MapMount Marcy K44073a7 1:25,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
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Haystack Mountain from Little Haystack, July 2011 (2011-07-15). Photo by Timothy Hutchings.
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