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New York County High Points

Showing Mike Waltz'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 Peaks49242010-08-27
2.UlsterSlide Mountain4200Southern Catskills33102010-07-15
3.WashingtonBlack Mountain2660Eastern Adirondacks23202015-07-24
4.ClintonLyon Mountain3840Northern Adirondacks2265 
5.HamiltonSnowy Mountain3898Southern Adirondacks2257 
6.GreeneHunter Mountain4060Central Catskills21802014-06-28
7.FranklinSeward Mountain4364Adirondack High Peaks2054 
8.WarrenGore Mountain3583Southern Adirondacks1870 
9.RensselaerBerlin Mountain2818Berkshire Hills1578 
10.SchoharieHuntersfield Mountain3423Northern Catskills14832010-08-28
11.OrangeSchunnemunk Mountain1664Hudson-Jersey Highlands1184 
12.SaratogaTenant Mountain2776Southern Adirondacks1182 
13.OntarioFrost Hill2300Finger Lakes1160 
14.TompkinsConnecticut Hill2099Finger Lakes1129 
15.Saint LawrenceMount Matumbla2688Northern Adirondacks1097 
16.LivingstonTabor Benchmark2244Finger Lakes1064 
17.MadisonMadison County High Point2160Finger Lakes1020 
18.LewisGomer Hill2120Tug Hill1000 
19.SchuylerSugar Hill2100Finger Lakes980 
20.AlleganyAlma Hill2548Northern Allegheny Plateau968 
21.CortlandVirgil Mountain2132Finger Lakes952 
22.FultonPigeon Mountain2800Southern Adirondacks891 
23.OnondagaMorgan Hill2080Finger Lakes820 
24.ChemungNorth Martin Hill1914Finger Lakes639 
25.SchenectadySchenectady County High Point1456Northern Catskills636 
26.CayugaCayuga County High Point1880Finger Lakes580 
27.SteubenCall Hill2420Northern Allegheny Plateau540 
 Steuben or Jackson Hill2420Northern Allegheny Plateau260 
28.ErieSardinia Benchmark1950Northern Allegheny Plateau510 
29.HerkimerHerkimer County High Point2717Southern Adirondacks453 
30.OneidaTassel Hill1960Finger Lakes440 
31.RichmondTodt Hill420Northeast Islands/Cape Cod420 
32.SuffolkJaynes Hill400Northeast Islands/Cape Cod400 
33.BroomeSlawson Benchmark2100Northwest Catskills360 
34.CattaraugusClare Benchmark2430Northern Allegheny Plateau350 
35.TiogaTioga County High Point1994Finger Lakes344 
36.AlbanyHenry Hill2180Northern Catskills320 
37.New YorkManhattan High Point265Northeast Islands/Cape Cod265 
38.ChenangoChenango County High Point2060Northwest Catskills260 
39.WayneEast Johnson Hill701Finger Lakes240 
40.RocklandRockhouse Mountain1283Hudson-Jersey Highlands2232010-09-15
 Rockland or Jackie Jones Mountain1300Hudson-Jersey Highlands2802010-09-15
41.DutchessBrace Mountain2333Southern Taconic Range217 
42.YatesYates County High Point2160Finger Lakes200 
42.BronxBronx High Point290Southern Taconic Range200 
44.NassauHarbor Hill370Northeast Islands/Cape Cod175 
45.PutnamScofield Ridge1560Hudson-Jersey Highlands1602012-11-10
46.KingsBattle Hill220Northeast Islands/Cape Cod135 
47.OtsegoOtsego County High Point2440Northwest Catskills120 
48.SullivanBeech Mountain3118Southwest Catskills118 
49.WyomingWyoming County High Point2116Northern Allegheny Plateau116 
50.QueensNorth Shore Towers Country Club270Northeast Islands/Cape Cod110 
50.OrleansPine Hill750Northern Allegheny Plateau110 
52.OswegoOswego County High Point1740Tug Hill70 
53.WestchesterBailey Benchmark990Southern Taconic Range602014-10-31
53.JeffersonJefferson County High Point1750Tug Hill60 
53.DelawareBearpen Mountain-Northwest Peak3540Northwest Catskills60 
56.NiagaraBunker Hill680Northern Allegheny Plateau45 
57.MonroeHopper Hills-Middle Summit1050Finger Lakes40 
57.SenecaHector Backbone-North Slope1660Finger Lakes40 
57.MontgomeryWillse Hill-Northeast Area1620Finger Lakes40 
57.ChautauquaGurnsey Benchmark2200Northern Allegheny Plateau40 
61.ColumbiaAlander Mountain-Southwest Ridge2120Southern Taconic Range20 
61.GeneseeGenesee County High Point1480Northern Allegheny Plateau20 

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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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