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Buck Hill, Massachusetts


Prominence: 261 ft, 80 m

Elevation: 492 feet, 150 meters


True Isolation: 0.84 mi, 1.36 km
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 12' 53'' N, 71° 4' 30'' W
42.214629, -71.075106 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMassachusetts
County/Second Level RegionNorfolk
City/TownQuincy
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 83
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 73)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-01-07 by Alan Beck
     2012-10-16 by Alan Beck
     2013-03-12 by Peter Schilling (GPS Track)
     2014-11-09 by Jim Wilkinson (GPS Track)
     2015-06-27 by Neil Benson
     2018-03-10 by Alan Beck
     2018-03-18 by Aaron Leger
     2018-03-31 by Marc Belanger
     2021-03-06 by Charles Marshall (GPS Track)
     2021-03-21 by Jayson H (GPS Track)

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Looking east to Chickatawbut Hill from Buck Hill (2020-12-13). Photo by Patrick Browne.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 261 ft/80 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 261 ft/80 m
  Key Col: 231 ft/70 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.84 mi/1.36 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.2217, -71.0617
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Chickatawbut Hill  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: New England Upland
Range5: Southern New England Upland
Drainage Basins
Massachusetts Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean

Neponset
Massachusetts Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapNorwood O42071b1 1:25,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Arthur Josephson.
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Other Photos

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Looking southeast to Hawk Hill from Buck Hill (2020-12-13). Photo by Patrick Browne.
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Buck Hill (left) and Tucker Hill (right) from Hancock Hill summit (2020-12-20). Photo by Patrick Browne.
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Buck Hill seen from Hawk Hill, Blue Hills Reservation (2021-02-17). Photo by Patrick Browne.
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