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The Priest, Virginia


Prominence: 783 ft, 238 m

Elevation: 4063 feet, 1238 meters


Approx. Isolation: 6.69 mi, 10.76 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4062 ft / 1238 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 49' 11'' N; 79° 3' 45'' W
37.819774, -79.062543 (Dec Deg)
670527E 4187587N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionNelson (Highest Point)
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     CoHP.org Trip Report for Nelson, VA by Dale Millsap and Ryan Bowles
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Nelson, VA by Don Desrosiers
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Nelson, VA by Roy Schweiker
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Nelson, VA by Scott Surgent
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Nelson, VA by Michael Schwartz

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Lists that contain The Priest:
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #19)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #47)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #74)
     Southeastern Wilderness High Points (Rank #26)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-05-28 by Alan Beck
     2004-08-07 by Joseph Hirniak
     2006-08-03 by Scott Surgent
     2007-07-21 by Ben Lostracco
     2008-12-06 by Ken Grover (Unsuccessful)
     2011-06-25 by Scott Parkins
     2012-03-25 by Rickey Shortt
     2012-08-18 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2014-01-18 by Alex Houpt

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 783 ft/238 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 823 ft/250 m
  Key Col: 3280 ft/1000 m
Isolation6.69 mi/10.76 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rocky Mountain  (WSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: South Central Virginia Blue Ridge
Drainage BasinsJames
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Priest Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapMassies Mill O37079g1 1:24,000



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