Watchung Reservation High Point, New Jersey

Prominence: 227 ft, 69 m

Elevation: 547 feet, 167 meters

True Isolation: 3.06 mi, 4.92 km
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 41' 22'' N, 74° 21' 24'' W
40.689493, -74.356621 (Dec Deg)
554362 E 4504488 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/Second Level RegionUnion

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 9
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-02-06 by Michael Schwartz
     2016-06-10 by Stav Basis
     2019-04-30 by Robert Murray

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This summit is the highest point of the Watchung Reservation in Union County and is only one contour interval shy of being a contender for the Union county highpoint.

It is the prominence leader for Union County, identified by Edward Earl and reviewed by John Kirk.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 227 ft/69 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 247 ft/75 m
  Line Parent: Eagle Rock Reservation High Point
  Key Col: 320 ft/98 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.06 mi/4.92 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.6733, -74.4108
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Second Watchung Mountain-Union CoHP  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Hudson-Jersey Highlands
Range6: Watchung Mountains
Drainage Basins
New York Harbor
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean

New York Harbor
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapRoselle O40074f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Michael Schwartz.

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