Burley Hill, Connecticut facts for kids

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Coordinates: 42°01′01″N 72°12′29″W / 42.017°N 72.208°W / 42.017; -72.208

Burley Hill is a 1,316 ft (401 m) hill in Union, Connecticut. It is the highest point in Tolland County, Connecticut and the highest point in eastern Connecticut. It is one of Connecticut's highest named summits and it ranks 6th in the state for prominence at 669 feet.

It is the most isolated peak in Connecticut and ranks 47th out of 50 for separation. The nearest summit above 1316' is 1387' Asnebumskit Hill in Massachusetts, 25.2 miles away.


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