Northwest Plateau, Maine

Prominence: 10 ft, 3 m

Elevation: 4410 feet, 1344 meters

True Isolation: 0.25 mi, 0.41 km
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 56' 1'' N, 68° 56' 42'' W
45.933573, -68.945045 (Dec Deg)
504260 E 5086669 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionPiscataquis
City/TownMount Katahdin

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 18
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1964-08-14 by Mark de Saint-Rat
     2016-08-13 by Mike Guethle
     2017-08-19 by Steve LeBlanc
     2018-08-10 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2020-08-30 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2020-08-30 by Matthew Maurer (GPS Track)
     2022-06-29 by Jim Wilkinson (GPS Track)

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Great views from tundra plateau
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Northwest Plateau from the Owl Photo by Mark de Saint-Rat.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 10 ft/3 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 30 ft/9 m
  Line Parent: South Howe Peak
  Key Col: 4400 ft/1341 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.25 mi/0.41 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.9325, -68.94
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    South Howe Peak  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Katahdin Area
Drainage BasinsEast Branch Penobscot
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Baxter State Park
Topo MapMount Katahdin O45068h8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Rickey Shortt.
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