Key Col for Mount Porte Crayon

Col Elevation: 3200- feet, 975- meters

Key Col for:Mount Porte Crayon  (4770 ft/1454 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3200 - 3160 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 51' 9'' N, 79° 31' 46'' W
38.85246, -79.529489 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1570 ft/479 m
Optimistic: 1610 ft/491 m
Average: 1590 ft/485 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Thorny Flat
Prominence Parent: Thorny Flat
Island Parent: Thorny Flat
Ridgewalk Distance:78.94 mi/127.05 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionPendleton

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Spruce Mountain Area
Range6: Gandy-West Spruce Area
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
South Branch Potomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Monongahela National Forest/Spruce Knob National Recreation Area
Topo MapWhitmer    O38079g5    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Mount Porte Crayon to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Mount Porte Crayon47701570Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac  
(Unnamed Col)4480 Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac0.920.92
South Porte Crayon4659179Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac0.361.28
(Unnamed Col)4400 Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac0.551.83
(Ridge Junction)  Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac0.081.91
(Ridge Junction)  Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac0.532.44
(Unnamed Col)3240 Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac2.084.53
Brierpatch Mountain44301190Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac2.517.04
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)3200 Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac3.3310.36
(Ridge Junction)  Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac12.2322.6
(Ridge Junction)  Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac7.5130.1
(Ridge Junction)   Monongahela/Greenbrier33.3363.44
LINE PARENT: Thorny Flat48481688 Monongahela/Greenbrier15.5178.94
PROM PARENT: Thorny Flat48481688    
ISLAND PARENT: Thorny Flat48481688    

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