West Mountain, Massachusetts

Prominence: 393 ft, 120 m

Elevation: 2106+ feet, 642+ meters

True Isolation: 3.26 mi, 5.24 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 642 - 648 m
    (6-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2106 ft / 642 m
    (Range 642 - 648 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 31' 58'' N, 72° 57' 31'' W
42.532786, -72.958492 (Dec Deg)
667658 E 4710953 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHampshire (Highest Point)

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     West Mountain at Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Gene Daniell Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Dave Covill Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Brennan Connelly Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Chris Gilsdorf Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Dan Schwarting Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Dave Dunham Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Ben Carl Trip Report for Hampshire, MA by Scott Cockrell

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Lists that contain West Mountain:
     New England CoHPs (Rank #31)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #170)
     Massachusetts County High Points (Rank #3)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #132)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #173)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 87
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 85)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-11-17 by Micah Schneider
     2007-11-17 by Aimee Bouchard
     2007-11-24 by Dave Dunham
     2011-09-10 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2012-03-07 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-04-22 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2013-06-23 by Matt Vadeboncoeur
     2014-08-16 by Wayne Snyder
     2015-06-11 by William Musser
     2016-06-09 by Christopher Bascomb (GPS Track)
     2016-07-10 by Jimmy Bielli
     2017-05-20 by Aaron Leger
     2018-10-16 by Lisa Barboza (GPS Track)
     2020-03-12 by Robert Murray

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Witness marker atop West Mtn. - best part of finding it is knowing you never have to go back (2015-09-13). Photo by Jobe Wymore.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 393 ft/120 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 412 ft/126 m
  Key Col: 1713 ft/522 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.26 mi/5.24 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.5183, -73.0192
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Judges Hill  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Taconic Range
Range5: Berkshire Hills
Drainage BasinsWestfield
Long Island Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapAshfield O42072e7 1:25,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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