Elevation

4,826 ft / 1,471 m

#9 in New York

#34,501 in United States

Prominence

725 ft / 221 m

#145 in New York

#4,155 in United States

Summits

189 summits

#72 in New York

#173 in United States

Top climbing months

July   22%

September  22%

August   19%

Most climbed route

from Haystack

18.2 mi • 5,678 ft gain

Highlights

  • Basin is one of the High Peaks in the Great Range of the Adirondack Mountains.
  • Rock summit offers great views toward Haystack and Mount Marcy
  • Lies between Saddleback and Haystack on the Great Range Trail.
14 summits • 18.2 mi • 5,678 ft gain • 13 hr 38 min
1 summit • 11.6 mi • 3,859 ft gain • 11 hr 20 min
1 summit • 20.2 mi • 5,395 ft gain • 14 hr 7 min
1 summit • 23.2 mi • 4,602 ft gain • 13 hr 41 min
1 summit • 23.5 mi • 7,783 ft gain • 14 hr 57 min
1 summit • 24.2 mi • 6,743 ft gain • 13 hr 36 min
1 summit • 20.5 mi • 5,917 ft gain • 11 hr 29 min

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