Buzzard Rock, Virginia

Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 5080 feet, 1548 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.66 mi, 1.06 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5080 ft / 1548 m
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Whitetop Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 38' 6'' N, 81° 37' 0'' W
36.63502, -81.616602 (Dec Deg)
444876 E 4054562 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionSmyth

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 75
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2007-06-24 by Ben Lostracco
     2015-05-23 by jeff branin
     2018-11-11 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2021-09-25 by Gatorade 32oz
     2022-02-06 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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Buzzard Rock on left with Whitetop distant northeast (2022-02-06). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 40 ft/12 m
  Line Parent: Whitetop Mountain
  Key Col: 5080 ft/1548 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.66 mi/1.06 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Whitetop Mountain  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers
Range6: Mount Rogers Range
Drainage BasinsSouth Fork Holston
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest/Mount Rogers National Recreation Area
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rogers NRA
Topo MapWhitetop Mountain O36081f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Rickey Shortt.
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