Pharaoh Mountain, New York

Prominence: 1596 ft, 486 m

Elevation: 2556 feet, 779 meters

True Isolation: 9.27 mi, 14.91 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2556 ft / 779 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 49' 7'' N, 73° 39' 29'' W
43.818547, -73.658039 (Dec Deg)
607918 E 4852595 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionEssex

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     Adirondack 29er Challenge (Rank #31)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 137
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 122)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1973 by Dave Bourque
     2011-04-03 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2013-03-14 by Timothy Hutchings
     2014-04-28 by Ben Lostracco
     2014-06-29 by Thomas Caruso
     2015-05-09 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2015-05-25 by Ashley Kahler
     2015-05-30 by Jen Martin (GPS Track)
     2015-07-03 by Deb & Rob Osterhoudt
     2016-05-15 by Ruud van den Boom (GPS Track)
     2017-12-02 by Thomas Caruso
     2018-06-02 by Thomas Caruso
     2018-11-04 by Lori S
     2019-04-23 by Jordyn Danforth
     2019-04-23 by Christina Bushunow (GPS Track)
     2019-07-06 by Crystal Davis
     2019-08-31 by Eric Woodruff
     2019-12-21 by Thomas Caruso
     2020-05-16 by Timothy Hutchings
     2020-05-22 by Justin Metzger (GPS Track)
     2020-06-04 by Josh Schmid (GPS Track)
     2020-06-27 by Stav Basis
     2020-07-21 by Thomas Caruso
     2020-12-13 by Mark Akers (GPS Track)
     2022-06-05 by Michelle Spaziani (GPS Track)

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Used to have a firetower, still great views.
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Northwest view of the ADK High Peaks Range, dominated by Mount Marcy, from summit of Pharaoh Mountain (2014-04-28). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1596 ft/486 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1611 ft/490 m
  Key Col: ½ mile E of Eagle Lake    960 ft/293 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.27 mi/14.91 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.8817, -73.8217
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hoffman Mountain  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Eastern Adirondacks
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Pharaoh Lake SWA (Highest Point)
Topo MapPharaoh Mountain O43073g6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Ben Kemp.
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Nice day on Pharaoh! (2019-04-23). Photo by Christina Bushunow.
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