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Apple Orchard Mountain, Virginia


Prominence: 2825 ft, 861 m

Elevation: 4225 feet, 1288 meters


True Isolation: 33.67 mi, 54.19 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4224 ft / 1288 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 31' 2'' N; 79° 30' 38'' W
37.517352, -79.510633 (Dec Deg)
631619E 4153308N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionBedford (Highest Point)
Botetourt (Highest Point)
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     Apple Orchard Mountain at SummitPost.org
     Apple Orchard Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Bedford, VA by Ron Tagliapietra
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Bedford, VA by Dale Millsap
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Bedford, VA by Roy Schweiker
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Bedford, VA by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Apple Orchard Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #494)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #163)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence (Rank #20)
     Southeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #6)
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #39)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #89)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #168)
     Southeast USA Peaks Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #6)
     Appalachian Mountain Range4 High Points (Rank #11)
     Most Prominent Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #22)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #12)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #37)
     The USA Second Lap List (Rank #23)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #60)
     Top 10 Prominence Grid for U.S. States (Rank #151)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2005-04-16 by Mike Stinson
     2007-07-17 by Ben Lostracco
     2011-08-13 by Tom Layton
     2012-03-08 by Richard Oestreicher
     2012-04-21 by Ed Wandall
     2012-05-21 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2012-10-22 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2013-07-18 by Peter Stone
     2015-01-19 by Mike Stinson

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (96 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2825 ft/861 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2845 ft/867 m
  Line Parent: Bald Knob
  Key Col: Troutville, VA    1400 ft/427 m
Isolation33.67 mi/54.19 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bald Knob  (NNW)
Isolation Limit Point: 37° 55' 23'' N; 79° 51' 9'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge (Highest Point)
Range5: Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
James
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
Roanoke (HP)
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapArnold Valley O37079e5 1:24,000



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