Pigeon Mountain, New York

Prominence: 851 ft, 259 m

Elevation: 2780+ feet, 847+ meters

True Isolation: 3.15 mi, 5.06 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2780 - 2800 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2780 ft / 847 m
    (Range 2780 - 2800 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 13' 55'' N, 74° 25' 21'' W
43.232031, -74.422382 (Dec Deg)
546903 E 4786744 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionFulton (Highest Point)

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Other Web Sites
     Pigeon Mountain at Trip Report for Fulton, NY by David Galvin Trip Report for Fulton, NY by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Fulton, NY by Sue Ann Miller and Frank Price

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Lists that contain Pigeon Mountain:
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #20)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #68)
     New York County High Points (Rank #12)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #107)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Peak Experiences, Hiking the Highest Summits of New York (Fallesen)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 15
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 16)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-02-06 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-04-21 by Ben Lostracco
     2017-04-14 by Greg Saltsman (Unsuccessful)
     2017-11-07 by Alan Bernier
     2018-06-15 by Todd Jennings

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Pink engineer's ribbon denoting the Pigeon Mountain summit (2018-06-15). Photo by Todd Jennings.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 851 ft/259 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 890 ft/271 m
  Key Col: 1929 ft/588 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.15 mi/5.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 43.2758, -74.405
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Three Ponds Mountain  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Southern Adirondacks
Drainage BasinsSacandaga
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Topo MapCaroga Lake O43074b4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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Sign at the Pinnacle Road trailhead. To be sure, the red and yellow trails are NOT the ones to take to the Pigeon Mountain summit. Take the blue trail that goes toward County Line Lake (2018-06-15). Photo by Todd Jennings.
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