Black Rock, West Virginia

Prominence: 420 ft, 128 m

Elevation: 3160+ feet, 963+ meters

True Isolation: 6.11 mi, 9.84 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3160 - 3200 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3160 ft / 963 m
    (Range 3160 - 3200 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)39° 20' 35'' N, 79° 6' 38'' W
39.34308, -79.11055 (Dec Deg)
662824 E 4356552 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionMineral (Highest Point)

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     Black Rock at Trip Report for Mineral, WV by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Mineral, WV by Fred Lobdell with Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Mineral, WV by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Mineral, WV by Charlie Zerphey

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Lists that contain Black Rock:
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #51)
     West Virginia County High Points (Rank #19)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 16
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 15)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2015-04-19 by Ben Lostracco
     2017-10-15 by Andrew Hollis
     2021-04-30 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2021-08-14 by Ed Wandall
     2022-03-27 by Dennis Stewart
     2022-04-09 by Andrew Eames
     2022-06-19 by Chuck Bickes

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3170 feet, Black Rock (not Blackrock), Mineral CoHP, West Virginia (2021-04-30). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 420 ft/128 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 480 ft/146 m
  Key Col: 2740 ft/835 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 6.11 mi/9.84 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 39.2733, -79.1808
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Wild Turkey Rock  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Northern Allegheny Mountains
Range6: Fore Knobs (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsPotomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapAntioch O39079c1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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