First Watchung Mountain-Claridge House, New Jersey

Prominence: 240 ft, 73 m

Elevation: 660+ feet, 201+ meters

True Isolation: 1.74 mi, 2.8 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 660 - 680 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 659 ft / 201 m
    (Range 659 - 679 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 50' 2'' N, 74° 13' 17'' W
40.833874, -74.221331 (Dec Deg)
565652 E 4520607 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
This peak has 1 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit660(+20)Orange
Area 2660(+1)Orange
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/Second Level RegionEssex

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 24
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1982 by Jan Peter Eklund
     2011-06-15 by Ed Wandall
     2011-12-18 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-06-23 by Ben Lostracco
     2017-04-22 by David Olson
     2017-05-06 by Andrew Karr (GPS Track)
     2018-10-19 by Frank Sutman

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NY CITY skyline from summit of area 2 (Kips castle Park) (2012-06-23). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Key Col: 420 ft/128 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.74 mi/2.8 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.8475, -74.2492
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Second Watchung Mountain-Essex CoHP  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Hudson-Jersey Highlands
Range6: Watchung Mountains
Drainage BasinsPassaic
Newark Bay
New York Harbor
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapOrange O40074g2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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