Sand Mountain, Virginia

Prominence: 1121 ft, 342 m

Elevation: 3721 feet, 1134 meters

Approx. Isolation: 9.47 mi, 15.23 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3721 ft / 1134 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 54' 27'' N; 81° 4' 7'' W
36.907559, -81.068587 (Dec Deg)
493890E 4084620N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWythe

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Former firetower site still has great views from numerous rock outcrops near summit.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1121 ft/342 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1161 ft/354 m
  Key Col: 2600 ft/792 m
Isolation9.47 mi/15.23 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Horse Heaven  (SSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWytheville O36081h1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Rickey Shortt.

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