White Man Mountain Catskills

White Man Mountain
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White Man Mountain is a 3140′ peak that towers over the Town of Roxbury. Its closest neighbor only 0.9-miles away, Montgomery Hollow Mountain (3040′), are both Catskill 67 peaks and may make a good twofer. Both of these peaks are on private land and permission from the landowner must be granted before climbing either. White Man Mountain is also known as Heck Flats. White Man Mountain ranks 73rd highest point in the Catskills and 38th for the Catskill 67.


Private Land

This peak is entirely on private land. You must obtain the landowner’s permission before entering this property.
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Elevation:3140+ feet, 957+ meters
Lat / Lon:42° 17’4” N, 74° 31’58” W
Nearest higher neighbor:Roundtop (3440′) 2.28-miles ENE
Line parent:Roundtop (3440′) 2.28-miles ENE
Key-col:2808′ in the col between White Man Mountain and Montgomery Hollow Mountain
Prominence:332′, 101m
Range:Catskill Mountains > North-Central Catskills*
Land Unit:Private
Summit forest:Northern hardwood
Nearest town:Roxbury
USGS Quad:Roxbury O42074c5 1:24,000
Maps and Guide:Catskill 67, A Hiker’s Guide
NY-NJTC Digital Trail Maps
* noteRange used to coincide with Catskill 67, A Hiker’s Guide.


White Man Mountain Map
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