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West Kill Mountain, New York


Prominence: 1220 ft, 372 m

Elevation: 3880+ feet, 1183+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 3.13 mi, 5.04 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3880 - 3900 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3879 ft / 1183 m
    (Range 3879 - 3899 ft)
SubpeaksWest Kill Mountain-East Peak (3720 ft/1134 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 10' 5'' N; 74° 17' 23'' W
42.167971, -74.289694 (Dec Deg)
558671E 4668670N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionGreene
City/TownLexington
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     West Kill Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
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Lists that contain West Kill Mountain:
     Catskill 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #6)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-10-03 by Richard Spalinger
     2008-07-01 by Rich Zillig
     2008-11-28 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2009-03-14 by Ted Wallace
     2009-09-18 by James Barlow
     2009-11-23 by Brennan Connelly
     2010-08-27 by Michael Rider
     2011-04-09 by Anthony Olivari
     2011-07-23 by Mike Wright
     2012-03-17 by Brian Bacher (GPS Track)
     2014-06-29 by Ryan Persichilli
     2014-07-26 by Keith Faccilonga (GPS Track)
     2015-03-15 by Cynthia Chan
     2015-05-30 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2015-06-27 by Jeff Hicks
     2015-07-25 by josh johnson
     2015-09-26 by Cynthia Chan
     2015-12-20 by Crystal Davis
     2016-04-02 by Mary Ruth Merkel
     2016-04-30 by Nick Hepler
     2016-05-22 by Jake McDougle
     2016-09-09 by Melissa Hoffmann

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (241 total)

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From Buck Ridge Lookout (2006-10-14). Photo by Ryan Mason.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1220 ft/372 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1260 ft/384 m
  Key Col: Diamond Notch    2660 ft/811 m
Isolation3.13 mi/5.04 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hunter Mountain  (ENE)
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 Basins
Hudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean


Schohaire
Mohawk
Hudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Catskill State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Hunter-West Kill Mountain SWA
Topo MapLexington O42074b3 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Part of the gorgeous vista viewable from the Buck Ridge Lookout. The Burroughs Range are the furthest mountains visible, toward the left edge. (2016-09-09). Photo by Melissa Hoffmann.
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