White Cap Mountain, Maine

Prominence: 986 ft, 301 m

Elevation: 3837 feet, 1170 meters

True Isolation: 2.41 mi, 3.89 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3837 ft / 1170 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)45° 14' 10'' N, 70° 49' 6'' W
45.2360757, -70.8183716 (Dec Deg)
357274 E 5010784 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionFranklin
City/TownSeven Ponds

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     AMC New England Hundred Highest (Rank #86)
     New England 3700-foot Peaks (Rank #88)
     Maine 3,500-foot Peaks (Rank #20)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 149
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 133)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1995-09-24 by Ben Lostracco
     2007-07-01 by Dave Dunham
     2010-07-07 by Michael Blair
     2010-07-07 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2010-12-22 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-05-28 by Hockey Puck
     2011-07-02 by Mari Kuraguchi
     2011-07-02 by Alan Beck
     2012-08-13 by Cheves Walling
     2014-08-11 by Quincy Koetz
     2014-09-13 by Dan Quinlan (GPS Track)
     2014-11-08 by Jim Robinson (Unsuccessful)
     2015-12-22 by Len Hall
     2018-02-18 by Chris Higgins
     2018-06-23 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2018-08-05 by Map Man (GPS Track)
     2019-07-03 by Jim CORBETT
     2019-07-27 by Scott Burns
     2020-03-07 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2020-07-12 by Rick Cushing (GPS Track)
     2021-11-05 by wolf tone
     2022-06-11 by Mike Bromberg

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Looking back at White Cap after descending it and bushwhacking northwest towards Dennison Bog (2019-08-15). Photo by Chris Calabrese.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 986 ft/301 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 986 ft/301 m
  Line Parent: Boundary Peak
  Key Col: 2851 ft/869 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.41 mi/3.89 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 45.2933, -70.84
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Longfellow Mountains
Range5: Boundary Ranges
Drainage BasinsAndroscoggin
Gulf of Maine
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Private Land
Topo MapLittle Kennebago Lake O45070b7 1:24,000
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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Other Photos

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Boulders blocking the road on Beaver Brooke Road. Time to park and start the 2.4 mile road walk in to begin the hike (2020-07-12). Photo by Rick Cushing.
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White Cap Summit (2020-07-12). Photo by Rick Cushing.
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