Brace Mountain, New York

Prominence: 197 ft, 60 m

Elevation: 2323+ feet, 708+ meters

True Isolation: 0.55 mi, 0.88 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 708 - 711 m
    (3-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2322 ft / 708 m
    (Range 708 - 711 m)
SubpeaksBrace Mountain - South Peak (2303 ft/702 m)
Brace Mountain - North Peak (2224 ft/678 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 2' 39'' N, 73° 29' 33'' W
42.0443, -73.492626 (Dec Deg)
624752 E 4655794 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionDutchess (Highest Point)
City/TownNorth East

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     Brace Mountain at SummitPost
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     Brace Mountain at Trip Report for Dutchess, NY by Ron Tagliapietra Trip Report for Dutchess, NY by Daniel Case Trip Report for Dutchess, NY by Andy Hatzos Trip Report for Dutchess, NY by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Brace Mountain:
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #64)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #103)
     New York County High Points (Rank #21)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #49)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #144)
     Presidential Birthplace CoHPs (Rank #7)

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

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 342
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 308)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-05-20 by Andy Hatzos
     2008-09-14 by Nate Lange
     2009-07-12 by James Kaufman
     2010-01-15 by James Barlow
     2010-03-21 by Dave Dunham
     2010-03-21 by Dave Dunham
     2011-01-23 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2012-03-24 by Brian Lubbert
     2012-05-18 by Matt Sedlak
     2012-05-18 by Matt Sedlak
     2012-08-07 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2014-10-19 by Jimmy Bielli
     2015-04-11 by josh johnson
     2016-03-09 by Spencer Corcoran
     2016-05-27 by Todd Jennings
     2016-06-30 by Nicholas Daniel
     2017-08-14 by Jason Rossman (GPS Track)
     2017-08-22 by Mike Dow (GPS Track)
     2017-09-10 by Matthew Maurer (GPS Track)
     2018-07-25 by Zackary Michek (GPS Track)
     2018-08-19 by Robert Larkin
     2018-09-29 by Bill Meehan
     2018-11-03 by Wilder Leavitt
     2019-05-20 by Jake Campbell (GPS Track)
     2019-06-14 by Keith Longface (GPS Track)
     2019-08-17 by Jim Jurista
     2020-07-04 by Gustav Sexauer
     2020-09-06 by Adam Palmer
     2020-10-25 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2021-01-01 by Matthew Nagowski (GPS Track)
     2021-01-07 by Jacob Kitson
     2021-03-27 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2021-08-27 by Sean Taylor (GPS Track)
     2021-08-29 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2021-10-02 by charles tiedemann (GPS Track)
     2022-04-16 by Collin Sweeney
     2022-04-30 by Mary Ruth Merkel
     2022-06-18 by Jamie Meyers
     2022-12-29 by Stan Barlow (GPS Track)

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Brace Mountain view from Alander Mountain to the north (2020-09-16). Photo by Frank Sutman.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 197 ft/60 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 215 ft/66 m
  Line Parent: Mount Frissell
  Key Col: 2126 ft/648 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.55 mi/0.88 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 42.0492, -73.4842
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Frissell - South Slope  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Taconic Range
Range5: Southern Taconic Range
Ridges/DividesSouth Green Mountain Crest
Drainage Basins
Long Island Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
New York Harbor
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Taconic State Park
Topo MapAshley Falls O42073a3 1:25,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Rudd Pond Farms Trailhead 950 ft/290 m
Vertical Gain: 1373 ft/418 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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