Backbone Mountain, West Virginia

Prominence: 582 ft, 177 m

Elevation: 3662 feet, 1116 meters

True Isolation: 6.34 mi, 10.21 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 8' 52'' N, 79° 34' 15'' W
39.147735, -79.570842 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionTucker

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 8
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 8)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2013-04-30 by Richard Oestreicher
     2015-04-20 by Ben Lostracco
     2019-09-21 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 582 ft/177 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 602 ft/183 m
  Key Col: 3080 ft/939 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 6.34 mi/10.21 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.0667, -79.515
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Northern Allegheny Mountains (Highest Point)
Range6: Backbone Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMonongahela
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Monongahela National Forest
Topo MapLead Mine O39079b5 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the database by Richard Oestreicher.

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