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Snowy Mountain, New York


Prominence: 2225 ft, 678 m

Elevation: 3898 feet, 1188 meters


True Isolation: 28.15 mi, 45.3 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3898 ft / 1188 m
SubpeaksSnowy Mountain-East Peak (3169 ft/966 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)43° 42' 1'' N, 74° 23' 12'' W
43.700244, -74.386727 (Dec Deg)
549416 E 4838763 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionHamilton (Highest Point)
City/TownIndian Lake
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Other Web Sites
     Snowy Mountain at SummitPost.org
     Snowy Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     Weather for Snowy Mountain New York at Mountain-Forecast.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Hamilton, NY by David Galvin
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Hamilton, NY by Roy Schweiker

Weather and Snow
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     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Snowy Mountain:
     Northeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #35)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #53)
     Adirondack Mountains 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #46)
     Adirondack Hundred Highest (Rank #47)
     Northeast U.S. Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #29)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #215)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #129)
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #87)
     Fire Tower Challenge (Adirondack/Catskill) (Rank #2)
     Adirondack 29er Challenge (Rank #2)
     Mid-Atlantic with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #13)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #513)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #28)
     New York County High Points (Rank #5)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #5)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #65)

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

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 344
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 298)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-09-14 by Lawrence Cathcart
     2003-10-06 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2009-04-19 by Andy Cassier
     2009-07-27 by Robin Goettel
     2010-07-21 by Kurt Phaneuf
     2010-07-26 by Ben Morrow
     2010-08-29 by Thomas Spencer
     2012-08-29 by Christopher Anderson
     2013-03-24 by Ed Kobos
     2014-03-09 by John Curtis (GPS Track)
     2014-06-28 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2014-09-01 by Trevor Kent
     2014-10-01 by Marj Wallace
     2015-07-24 by Alan Bangel
     2015-08-28 by Brian Gordon (GPS Track)
     2017-08-31 by Todd Jennings
     2017-12-02 by Lori S
     2018-01-27 by Christine Rounds
     2018-03-06 by Lori S
     2018-06-29 by Josh Schmid
     2019-06-08 by Jacob Kitson
     2019-08-11 by Rich Allen
     2019-09-14 by Matthew Nagowski (GPS Track)

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Snowy Mountain's summit lives up to its name, rising above Route 30 (2003-10-06).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2225 ft/678 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2257 ft/688 m
  Line Parent: Santanoni Peak-South Peak
  Key Col: Round Pond    1673 ft/510 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 28.15 mi/45.3 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 44.066452, -74.138838
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Santanoni Peak-South Peak  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Canadian Shield
Range4: Adirondack Mountains
Range5: Southern Adirondacks (Highest Point)
Range6: Indian Lake Range (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Adirondack State Park
Topo MapIndian Lake O43074f3 1:25,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Snowy, Day 2 Hamilton County FT #4 (2016-05-24). Photo by Jillian Smith.
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View from the lookout tower at the Snowy Mountain summit (2017-08-31). Photo by Todd Jennings.
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25th Tower - Snowy. Fingers backwards! (2017-12-02). Photo by Lori S.
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Going up there next (2017-12-02). Photo by Lori S.
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The regal flag on Snowy (2017-12-02). Photo by Lori S.
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Snowy 3/6/18 (2018-03-06). Photo by Lori S.
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