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Hanging Hills, Connecticut


Prominence: 827 ft, 253 m

Elevation: 1022+ feet, 312+ meters


True Isolation: 7.66 mi, 12.33 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1021 ft / 312 m
Highest SummitWest Peak
SubpeaksHanging Hills-East Peak (967 ft/295 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 33' 35'' N, 72° 50' 37'' W
41.559673, -72.843726 (Dec Deg)
679808 E 4603134 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceConnecticut
County/Second Level RegionNew Haven
City/TownMeriden (Highest Point)
Links

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     West Peak at ListsOfJohn.com
     Weather for Hanging Hills at Mountain-Forecast.com

Weather and Snow
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Lists that contain Hanging Hills:
     (Alternate) Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #38)
     (Alternate) The USA Second Lap List (Rank #42)
     Connecticut County Prominence Peaks (Rank #2)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 52
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 48)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-06-02 by Steve Fentner
     2008-01 by Benjamin Schak
     2011-06-17 by Ben Lostracco
     2011-08-26 by Edward Earl
     2012-04-28 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-05-26 by Matthew Sleeper
     2012-08-05 by Steve Fentner
     2013-06-12 by William Musser
     2013-09-02 by Micah Schneider
     2015-02-07 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-05-29 by Mike Dow (GPS Track)
     2015-08-29 by Michael Schwartz
     2015-11-03 by Dan Baxter
     2017-09-17 by Matthew Maurer (GPS Track)
     2017-11-26 by Jason Rossman (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View from Hanging Hills looking out towards sleeping giant (2017-10-28). Photo by J Brown.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 827 ft/253 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 827 ft/253 m
  Key Col: Plainfield, CT    195 ft/59 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 7.66 mi/12.33 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.6225, -72.9658
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Lindsley Hill  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: New England Upland
Range5: Southern New England Upland
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMeriden O41072e7 1:24,000
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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