The High points of Massachusett's counties
There are 14 counties in the Bay state, all of them have a high point.
, is 306 feet above Sea Level. It's on military land, so you will have to call ahead. It's a medium sized hill for the cape.
, is the state HP and at 3,491 feet it will take a bit of a hike to reach the summit. The road to the summit is still closed.
Unnamed peak. Its 390 feet ASL, and is just inside the town of North Attleborough.
. This hill is 311 feet high and can be seen from the ferries heading over to the vineyard. The day I visited, the fog didn't allow for visibility.
. This cohp lies off of SR 125. it lies on the town line of North Andover and Boxford. The nearest hp to Holt, is Boston Hill. Holt Hill is 420' feet ASL.
. Crum Hill lies in the town of Monroe. The height is 2,841 feet.
Round Top Hill
. Round top, lies in the southwestern corner of the town of Chester. it's 1,794 feet high.
, lies in the northwestern corner of Plainfield. The elevation of West Mountain is 2,125 feet.
lies outside of Middlesex County, however this part of the hill is in Middlesex County. It's a mere mile south of the New Hampshire border. 1,580 feet ASL.
Sankaty Bluff is part of the Saul's Hills range. it is the highest point on the island. 111 feet ASL.
Perhaps one of the most famous mountains in MA. Great Blue Hill
, is that massive mountain that you see as you drive down 128. At the top, lies the transmitter for WGBH 89.7 FM. The Blue hill weather observatory is also located here. 630 feet ASL.
Lying off of SR 3A in the Pine hills, lies Manomet Hill
. it's one of the less imposing hp's in the Bay State, with just 395 feet.
West Roxbury contains Bellevue Hill
. Bellevue Hill is marked by two water tanks and a lone tree. 330 ASL.
You've all heard the ads in the winter, head to wa-wachusett. Wachusett Mountain
, lies off of SR 140 in Westminster. In the winter the mountain is open to skiing. There is a road up to the summit. The summit is graced by radio towers. height is 2,006 feet ASL.
link to MA CoHP's