The New England Fifty Finest is a list of mountains in New England, used in the mountaineering sport of peak bagging.The list comprises the 50 summits with the highest topographic prominence — a peak's height above the lowest contour which encloses that peak and no higher peak.
HIKING LIST: New England Fifty Finest (NE50F) << back to other hiking lists in New England : The New England Fifty Finest list contains fifty mountains with topographic prominence between 1,820 feet and 6,150'. There is currently no patch available for hiking this list. Click here for a printable mountain checklist
Sometimes wikipedia editing is good, sometimes not so good. Back in 2013, an anonymous editor added a 51st m0untain that didn't belong. That was removed within a month or two, but all of us failed to notice that the editor had changed the introductory sentence to say that this is a list of 51 peaks.
This list includes 50 New England peaks with highest prominence based on the Wikipedia List. Caribou (uncertain height) is the 51st peak. To find these peaks see a Google Map: New England 50 Finest - NH New England 50 Finest - Maine New England 50 Finest - Vermont Some of these peaks are on other lists: # New England 4000-Footers
The New England Fifty Finest. As with the rest of the New England peakbagging lists, I climbed a bunch back in the day, but started anew as of meeting Hoang in 2000. 1. Mount Washington NH (6288 ft.) v.2002 2. Mount Katahdin, Baxter Peak ME (5268 ft.) v.2003 3. Mount Mansfield VT (4393 ft.) v.2003 4. Mount Lafayette NH (5249 ft.) 5. Killington ...
Mount Ascutney is the premier hang gliding site in New England. Notable for its excellent soaring, it is not unusual for hang gliders to fly from Mt. Ascutney to nearby states. Some trips can stretch to the New Hampshire or Massachusetts coastline, a flight of over 90 miles.
Etymology. The doctor and writer Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. coined the term "Brahmin Caste of New England" in an 1860 story in The Atlantic Monthly. The term Brahmin refers to the highest-ranking caste of people in the traditional Hindu caste system in India; by extension, it was applied in the United States to the old, wealthy New England families of British Protestant origin which became ...
New England Fifty Finest; Mountain ranges in New ... U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute/7.5x15-minute topographic map series Last edited on 12 May 2020, at 18:33 ...
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