Bald Knob, Virginia

Prominence: 2041 ft, 622 m

Elevation: 4361 feet, 1329 meters

True Isolation: 49.62 mi, 79.86 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4361 ft / 1329 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 21' 1'' N; 80° 32' 14'' W
37.350264, -80.537358 (Dec Deg)
540975E 4133830N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGiles (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Bald Knob:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #485)
     Southeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #24)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #42)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #239)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #24)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #10)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #32)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #45)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #55)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-11-12 by Tom Layton
     2012-05-20 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (39 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2041 ft/622 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2081 ft/634 m
  Line Parent: Thorny Flat
  Key Col: 2320 ft/707 m
Isolation49.62 mi/79.86 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hutchinson Rock  (WSW)
Isolation Limit Point: 37° 10' 7'' N; 81° 24' 31'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Central Appalachian Ridges
Range5: South-Central Appalachian Ridges (Highest Point)
Range6: Salt Pond Mountain (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapEggleston O37080c5 1:24,000

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