Bull Hill

mountain in New York, United States of America

Bull Hill, sometimes called Mount Taurus, is a mountain in the U.S. state of New York. It is north of the village of Cold Spring on the Hudson River, in Putnam County. It is part of the mountain range known as the Hudson Highlands which are part of the Appalachian Mountains.

Bull Hill (Mt. Taurus)
Bull Hill.jpg
Bull Hill from Storm King
Highest point
Elevation1,420 feet (433 m)
Prominence680 ft (210 m) Edit this on Wikidata
Coordinates41°26′18″N, 73°57′21″W
LocationNew York
Parent rangeHudson Highlands
Topo mapWest Point
First ascentunknown
Easiest routetrail
A view south from the summit of Bull Hill

An old quarry can be seen on its south ridge.

The mountain may have gotten its name from a bull that farmers chased down it. The bull's fall gave the Breakneck Ridge its name.