Smith Benchmark, New Jersey

Prominence: 100 ft, 30 m

Elevation: 1060+ feet, 323+ meters

True Isolation: 1.61 mi, 2.6 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1060 - 1080 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 1059 ft / 323 m
    (Range 1059 - 1079 ft)
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 46' 10'' N, 74° 51' 44'' W
40.769431, -74.862089 (Dec Deg)
511639 E 4513171 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew Jersey
County/Second Level RegionHunterdon (Highest Point)
City/TownLebanon twp

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Lists that contain Smith Benchmark:
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #227)
     New Jersey County High Points (Rank #6)
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #124)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #294)
     New Jersey 1000-foot Peaks (Unranked)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 44
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 41)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-02-08 by Mike Waltz
     2009-10-24 by Ed Wandall
     2012-06-18 by Ben Lostracco
     2012-07-07 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure
     2013-03-31 by Jim Loring
     2017-07-11 by Jimmy Bielli
     2017-10-14 by Joseph Crabtree (GPS Track)
     2019-03-10 by Coby King (GPS Track)
     2020-05-25 by Gregory Bubniak
     2021-07-24 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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Smith Benchmark mounted atop a mossy boulder (2017-10-14). Photo by Joseph Crabtree.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 100 ft/30 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 140 ft/42 m
  Key Col: Pleasant Grove    960 ft/293 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.61 mi/2.6 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 40.7658, -74.8317
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Upper Pohatcong Mountain  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Hudson-Jersey Highlands
Range6: Jersey Highlands
Drainage BasinsDelaware
Delaware Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapHackettstown O40074g7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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