Compton Peak, Virginia

Prominence: 511 ft, 156 m

Elevation: 2909 feet, 887 meters

True Isolation: 2.42 mi, 3.9 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2908 ft / 887 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 49' 9'' N, 78° 10' 30'' W
38.819114, -78.175122 (Dec Deg)
745254 E 4300495 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRappahannock

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 84
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2003-07-04 by Steve Bekkala
     2014-11-25 by Logan Reidsma
     2017-03-26 by John Kriz (GPS Track)
     2017-07-03 by Steve Moffitt
     2017-09-02 by PJ Anderer
     2020-03-08 by Kevin Spillman (GPS Track)
     2021-03-04 by Mike Stinson
     2021-03-27 by John Moore

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Located in Shenandoah National Park
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 511 ft/156 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 511 ft/156 m
  Line Parent: North Marshall
  Key Col: 2398 ft/731 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.42 mi/3.9 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.7867, -78.1925
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    North Marshall  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Shenandoah-North Section
Ridges/DividesNorth Blue Ridge
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Shenandoah National Park
Topo MapChester Gap O38078g2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Robert Murray.

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