Rocky Mountain, Virginia

Prominence: 2272 ft, 692 m

Elevation: 4072 feet, 1241 meters

True Isolation: 26.15 mi, 42.09 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4072 ft / 1241 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 47' 44'' N, 79° 10' 51'' W
37.795462, -79.180842 (Dec Deg)
660167 E 4184680 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionAmherst (Highest Point)
Rockbridge (Highest Point)

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     Weather for Rocky Mountain Rockbridge County Virginia at Trip Report for Amherst, VA by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Amherst, VA by Ryan Bowles Trip Report for Amherst, VA by Roy Schweiker Trip Report for Amherst, VA by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Amherst, VA by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Rockbridge, VA by Bill Schuler

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Lists that contain Rocky Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #503)
     Southeast/Ozark USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #17)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #213)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #17)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #16)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #45)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #71)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-05-18 by Scott Surgent
     2011-05-30 by Scott Parkins
     2012-04-21 by Ed Wandall (Unsuccessful)
     2013-03-29 by Ed Wandall
     2013-05-02 by Richard Oestreicher
     2015-02-08 by Mike Stinson
     2015-09-20 by Chris Gilsdorf

View ascents of peak by registered members (54 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Rocky Mountain as seen from the roads in the valley below. (2008-05-18). Photo by Scott Surgent.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2272 ft/692 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2292 ft/698 m
  Line Parent: Elliott Knob
  Key Col: Lofton, VA    1800 ft/549 m
Isolation26.15 mi/42.09 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Thunder Ridge Wilderness High Point  (SW)
Isolation Limit Point: 37° 31' 9'' N, 79° 30' 27'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: South Central Virginia Blue Ridge (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsJames
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapMontebello O37079g2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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