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Thunder Hill, Virginia


Prominence: 109 ft, 33 m

Elevation: 4000+ feet, 1219+ meters


True Isolation: 0.73 mi, 1.17 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4000 - 4040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3999 ft / 1219 m
    (Range 3999 - 4039 ft)
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 31' 47'' N, 79° 30' 14'' W
37.529653, -79.503845 (Dec Deg)
632197 E 4154683 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionBedford
Botetourt
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 13
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 13)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2015-01-19 by Mike Stinson
     2019-06-28 by Jim Quattlebaum

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From the topo map the summit appears to be a ways off the AT, but this gentle mountain doesn't have much of a definite summit. A pile of rocks on the side of the AT might well be the high point on the mountain. A more exact survey with a quality GPS would be the most exact way to find the true summit.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 109 ft/33 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 189 ft/57 m
  Key Col: 3891 ft/1186 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.73 mi/1.17 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.5192, -79.5058
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Thunder Ridge Wilderness High Point  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area
Drainage Basins
James
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
Roanoke
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapArnold Valley O37079e5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Garret Nuzzo-Jones.



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