Cornell Mountain, New York

Prominence: 600 ft, 183 m

Elevation: 3860+ feet, 1177+ meters

True Isolation: 1.37 mi, 2.2 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3860 - 3880 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3859 ft / 1177 m
    (Range 3859 - 3879 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)42° 0' 6'' N, 74° 21' 25'' W
42.001565, -74.356974 (Dec Deg)
553253 E 4650150 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionUlster

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     Catskill 3500-foot Peaks (Rank #8)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 556
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 488)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999-10-16 by Richard Spalinger
     2007-07-07 by Alan Bangel
     2009-04-18 by Dennis Van Amburgh
     2009-05-06 by James Barlow
     2010-09-04 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2011-02-13 by Debbie Melita
     2012-02-12 by Brian Lubbert
     2012-09-14 by Matt Sedlak (GPS Track)
     2013-06-15 by Michael Vaughan (GPS Track)
     2013-10-06 by Tommy Giovanis (GPS Track)
     2013-10-19 by Jeff Hicks
     2014-04-05 by Sean Sharp (Unsuccessful)
     2015-04-25 by Cynthia Chan
     2015-11-07 by Melissa Hoffmann
     2015-12-20 by Ed Kobos
     2015-12-26 by Cynthia Chan
     2016-01-16 by Mary Ruth Merkel
     2016-03-16 by Lawrence Cathcart
     2016-09-12 by Spencer Corcoran
     2017-07-03 by Christopher Higgins (GPS Track)
     2017-07-29 by Jake Campbell (GPS Track)
     2019-01-13 by Mohsin Adnan
     2019-05-25 by Matthew Nagowski (GPS Track)
     2019-10-26 by Jake Campbell (GPS Track)
     2019-11-30 by Aaron Leger
     2020-01-02 by David Rockwell

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The Cornell Crack. Photo by Melissa Hoffmann.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 600 ft/183 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 640 ft/195 m
  Line Parent: Slide Mountain
  Key Col: 3260 ft/994 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.37 mi/2.2 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 41.9992, -74.3833
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Slide Mountain  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Catskill Mountains
Range5: Southern Catskills
Drainage BasinsHudson
New York Harbor
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Catskill State Park
Topo MapPhoenicia O42074a3 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail: Cornell-Wittenburg
Trailhead: 1375 ft/419 m
Vertical Gain: 2685 ft/818 m
Distance (one way): 6.3 mi/10.14 km
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Views from large boulder on ledge near Cornell's summit (2015-11-07). Photo by Melissa Hoffmann.
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