Key Col for Bear Mountain

Col Elevation: 1890- feet, 576- meters

Key Col for:Bear Mountain  (2323 ft/708 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 576 - 570 m
    (6-meter contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 2' 36'' N, 73° 27' 48'' W
42.043237, -73.463289 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 433 ft/132 m
Optimistic: 463 ft/141 m
Average: 449 ft/137 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Mount Frissell
Prominence Parent: Mount Frissell
Island Parent: Mount Frissell
Ridgewalk Distance:1.73 mi/2.79 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLitchfield

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Taconic Range
Range5: Southern Taconic Range
Drainage BasinsHousatonic
Long Island Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapAshley Falls    O42073a3    1:25,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Bear Mountain to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Bear MountainUSA-CT2323433    
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col) 1890   0.460.46
(Ridge Junction)     0.280.74
(Unnamed Col) 1978   0.311.05
Round MountainUSA-CT2292127  0.331.38
(Unnamed Col) 2165   0.211.59
LINE PARENT: Mount FrissellUSA-MA2451788  0.141.74
PROM PARENT: Mount FrissellUSA-MA2451788    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount FrissellUSA-MA2451788    

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