Sankaty Head, Massachusetts

Prominence: 111 ft, 34 m

Elevation: 111 feet, 34 meters

True Isolation: 28.47 mi, 45.81 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 110 ft / 34 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)41° 16' 57'' N, 69° 57' 52'' W
41.282563, -69.964338 (Dec Deg)
419245 E 4570573 N, Zone 19 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionNantucket (Highest Point)

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     Sankaty Head at Trip Report for Nantucket, MA by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Nantucket, MA by Ken Jones Trip Report for Nantucket, MA by Dave Covill Trip Report for Nantucket, MA by Charlie Zerphey Trip Report for Nantucket, MA by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Sankaty Head:
     New England Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #16)
     New England CoHPs (Rank #67)
     Northeast U.S. Peaks with 25 Miles of Isolation (Rank #28)
     Massachusetts County High Points (Rank #14)
     Massachusetts County Prominence Peaks (Rank #14)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #289)
     Island CoHPs (Rank #20)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #597)
     Atlantic Coast CoHPs (Rank #41)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 76
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 70)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1987-07 by Richard Oestreicher
     1993-07-18 by Michael Blair
     2003-07-04 by Peter Creedon
     2008-11-10 by Dave Dunham
     2010-08-01 by Micah Schneider
     2011-09-30 by Ben Lostracco
     2015-04-26 by Wayne Snyder
     2017-08-15 by Jean Andr√© Laverdure (GPS Track)
     2017-09-14 by Dave Dunham (GPS Track)
     2020-03-28 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2022-03-23 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2022-05-11 by Chuck Bickes
     2022-05-11 by Chuck Bickes
     2022-05-16 by Gustav Sexauer

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Sankaty Head, Nantucket county high point location area (2022-03-23). Photo by Steven Fishback.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 111 ft/34 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 111 ft/34 m
  Key Col: Atlantic Ocean    0 ft/0 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 28.47 mi/45.81 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.694932, -69.976162
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Great Hill  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Northeast Islands/Cape Cod
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
IslandNantucket Island (Highest Point)
Topo MapSiasconset O41069b8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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