Bear Mountain, Connecticut

Prominence: 433 ft, 132 m

Elevation: 2323+ feet, 708+ meters

True Isolation: 1.43 mi, 2.3 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 708 - 711 m
    (3-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2322 ft / 708 m
    (Range 708 - 711 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 2' 42'' N, 73° 27' 18'' W
42.04491, -73.455106 (Dec Deg)
627856 E 4655917 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionLitchfield

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 345
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 308)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1987-06-09 by Dennis Stewart
     2006-08-25 by G. Ringle
     2008-01-24 by Chris Flynn
     2008-07-19 by Benjamin Schak
     2011-04-10 by Dwight Bell (GPS Track)
     2012-02-20 by Ken Morris
     2012-11-23 by Chris Calabrese
     2013-04-14 by Chris Calabrese
     2013-05-03 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2013-06-09 by William Musser
     2013-11-02 by Lawrence Peck
     2014-08-24 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-01-03 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-06-06 by Michael Vecchiarelli
     2015-12-24 by Eric Lombardo (GPS Track)
     2016-01-18 by Chris Calabrese
     2016-03-13 by Raven Matherne (GPS Track)
     2016-03-13 by Raven Matherne (GPS Track)
     2016-06-04 by Dan Petit
     2016-06-04 by Crystal Davis
     2017-04-14 by Elizabeth Peeler
     2017-07-03 by Oliver Staley
     2017-09-10 by Matthew Maurer (GPS Track)

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Like, seriously, that's about as pretty a view as you can get (2012-09-16). Photo by Robert Larkin.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 433 ft/132 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 461 ft/141 m
  Line Parent: Mount Frissell
  Key Col: 1890 ft/576 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.43 mi/2.3 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.0508, -73.4817
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Frissell  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Taconic Range
Range5: Southern Taconic Range
Drainage BasinsHousatonic
Long Island Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapAshley Falls O42073a3 1:25,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail: Appalachian Trail
Trailhead: 700 ft/213 m
Vertical Gain: 1623 ft/495 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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