Hawksbill, Virginia

Prominence: 2148 ft, 654 m

Elevation: 4050 feet, 1234 meters

True Isolation: 40.05 mi, 64.45 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4050 ft / 1234 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 33' 20'' N; 78° 23' 43'' W
38.555426, -78.395296 (Dec Deg)
726968E 4270660N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadison (Highest Point)
Page (Highest Point)

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     Weather for Hawksbill Mountain at Trip Report for Page, VA by Ron Tagliapietra Trip Report for Page, VA by John Garner Trip Report for Page, VA by Gene Daniell Trip Report for Page, VA by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Hawksbill:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #504)
     Southeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #19)
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #43)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #222)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #19)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #20)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #48)
     U.S. National Park High Points (Rank #42)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #75)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1984-06-03 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     1991-05-17 by Joseph Hirniak
     1998 by G. Ringle
     2003-11-28 by Scott Surgent
     2005-05-07 by Mike Gourley
     2006-06-03 by Ted Rowley
     2007-07-27 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-08-05 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-10-31 by James Barlow
     2011-03-05 by Richard Oestreicher
     2011-05-27 by Tom Layton
     2012-05-22 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2012-10-13 by Mark McInerney
     2013-07-18 by Peter Stone
     2014-07-18 by Mark Prier
     2014-12-27 by Logan Reidsma
     2015-05-23 by William Musser
     2015-06-18 by Jared Evans (GPS Track)
     2015-06-18 by Andrew Mack
     2016-06-11 by Chris Higgins
     2016-07-17 by PJ Anderer (GPS Track)
     2016-09-25 by John Kriz (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (210 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Hawksbill is the peak on the left side of the photo, taken from the Crescent Rock Overlook on Skyline Drive (2015-06-18). Photo by Jared Evans.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2148 ft/654 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2188 ft/666 m
  Line Parent: Rocky Mountain
  Key Col: Rockfish Gap    1902 ft/580 m
Isolation40.05 mi/64.45 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Dundore Mountain  (W)
Isolation Limit Point: 38° 31' 45'' N; 79° 8' 2'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Shenandoah-Middle Section (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesNorth Blue Ridge (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
Rappahannock (HP)
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Shenandoah National Park (Highest Point)
Topo MapBig Meadows O38078e4 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Skyline Drive 3350 ft/1021 m
Vertical Gain: 700 ft/213 m
Distance (one way): 1.3 mi/2.09 km
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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