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New York County High Points

Showing John Vitz's first ascent dates for climbed peaks (8 out of 62, or 12.9%)

RankCountyPeak Elev-Ft
Range (Level 5) Prom-Ft
Ascent Date
1.EssexMount Marcy5344Adirondack High Peaks49192002-09-25
2.FranklinSeward Mountain4347Adirondack High Peaks2037 
3.UlsterSlide Mountain4190Southern Catskills32952014-09-03
4.GreeneHunter Mountain4050Central Catskills2160 
5.HamiltonSnowy Mountain3898Southern Adirondacks22412002-09-24
6.ClintonLyon Mountain3830Northern Adirondacks22392014-09-08
7.WarrenGore Mountain3573Southern Adirondacks1860 
8.DelawareBearpen Mountain-Northwest Peak3530Northwest Catskills40 
9.SchoharieHuntersfield Mountain3423Northern Catskills1483 
10.SullivanBeech Mountain3118Southwest Catskills108 
11.RensselaerBerlin Mountain2818Berkshire Hills1568 
12.FultonPigeon Mountain2790Southern Adirondacks871 
13.SaratogaTenant Mountain2766Southern Adirondacks1162 
14.HerkimerHerkimer County High Point2707Southern Adirondacks433 
15.Saint LawrenceMount Matumbla2688Northern Adirondacks1088 
16.WashingtonBlack Mountain2650Eastern Adirondacks23002014-09-04
17.AlleganyAlma Hill2548Northern Allegheny Plateau958 
18.CattaraugusClare Benchmark2430Northern Allegheny Plateau340 
18.OtsegoOtsego County High Point2430Northwest Catskills100 
20.SteubenCall Hill2410Northern Allegheny Plateau520 
 Steuben or Jackson Hill2410Northern Allegheny Plateau240 
21.DutchessBrace Mountain2329Southern Taconic Range210 
22.OntarioFrost Hill2290Finger Lakes1140 
23.LivingstonTabor Benchmark2244Finger Lakes1054 
24.ChautauquaGurnsey Benchmark2190Northern Allegheny Plateau20 
25.AlbanyHenry Hill2170Northern Catskills300 
26.MadisonMadison County High Point2150Finger Lakes10002014-09-02
26.YatesYates County High Point2150Finger Lakes180 
28.CortlandVirgil Mountain2132Finger Lakes942 
29.WyomingWyoming County High Point2116Northern Allegheny Plateau106 
30.LewisGomer Hill2115Tug Hill985 
30.ColumbiaAlander Mountain-Southwest Ridge2115Southern Taconic Range10 
32.TompkinsConnecticut Hill2099Finger Lakes11242014-09-02
33.SchuylerSugar Hill2095Finger Lakes9652014-09-02
34.BroomeSlawson Benchmark2090Northwest Catskills340 
35.OnondagaMorgan Hill2070Finger Lakes800 
36.ChenangoChenango County High Point2050Northwest Catskills240 
37.TiogaTioga County High Point1994Finger Lakes339 
38.OneidaTassel Hill1950Finger Lakes420 
39.ErieSardinia Benchmark1945Northern Allegheny Plateau500 
40.ChemungNorth Martin Hill1914Finger Lakes639 
41.CayugaCayuga County High Point1870Finger Lakes560 
42.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1745Tug Hill50 
43.OswegoOswego County High Point1735Tug Hill60 
44.OrangeSchunnemunk Mountain1664Hudson-Jersey Highlands1174 
45.SenecaHector Backbone-North Slope1650Finger Lakes20 
46.MontgomeryWillse Hill-Northeast Area1610Finger Lakes20 
47.PutnamScofield Ridge1550Hudson-Jersey Highlands140 
48.GeneseeGenesee County High Point1475Northern Allegheny Plateau10 
49.SchenectadySchenectady County High Point1456Northern Catskills626 
50.RocklandRockhouse Mountain1283Hudson-Jersey Highlands213 
 Rockland or Jackie Jones Mountain1290Hudson-Jersey Highlands260 
51.MonroeHopper Hills-Middle Summit1045Finger Lakes30 
52.WestchesterBailey Benchmark985Southern Taconic Range50 
53.OrleansPine Hill745Northern Allegheny Plateau100 
54.WayneEast Johnson Hill701Finger Lakes240 
55.NiagaraBunker Hill678Northern Allegheny Plateau41 
56.RichmondTodt Hill415Northeast Islands/Cape Cod415 
57.SuffolkJaynes Hill390Northeast Islands/Cape Cod390 
58.NassauHarbor Hill365Northeast Islands/Cape Cod170 
59.BronxBronx High Point285Southern Taconic Range190 
60.New YorkManhattan High Point265Northeast Islands/Cape Cod265 
60.QueensNorth Shore Towers Country Club265Northeast Islands/Cape Cod100 
62.KingsBattle Hill220Northeast Islands/Cape Cod135 

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List Description


Sources that were used to help me compile this list include:


     New York County High Points

Selected Guidebook(s) for this List

       Peak Experiences, Hiking the Highest Summits of New York (Fallesen)

Caution: These books feature many of the peaks on this list, but may not have information on all of them.


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