Mount Porte Crayon, West Virginia

Prominence: 1570 ft, 479 m

Elevation: 4770 feet, 1454 meters

True Isolation: 15.58 mi, 25.07 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4770 ft / 1454 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 55' 44'' N, 79° 27' 22'' W
38.929025, -79.456167 (Dec Deg)
633820 E 4310033 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionPendleton
Randolph (Highest Point)

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     Mount Porte Crayon at Trip Report for Randolph, WV by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Randolph, WV by Ryan Richardson Trip Report for Randolph, WV by Shannon Dillmore

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Lists that contain Mount Porte Crayon:
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #38)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #32)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #103)
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #32)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #467)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #7)
     Southeastern Wilderness High Points (Rank #9)
     West Virginia County High Points (Rank #3)
     West Virginia 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #5)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 35
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 34)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-08-11 by Mark Anderson
     2014-05-16 by Will Townes (GPS Track)
     2015-08-15 by Mark Anderson
     2015-11-16 by Andrew Hollis
     2016-06-02 by Ben Lostracco
     2019-07-13 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2021-03-27 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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If you find this, you will have thoroughly earned it. And if you seek the complete experience, do it in a downpour. Photo credit-Jobe Wymore (2017-04-20). Photo by MB Hansen.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1570 ft/479 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1610 ft/491 m
  Line Parent: Spruce Knob
  Key Col: 3200 ft/975 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 15.58 mi/25.07 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.71, -79.5267
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Spruce Knob  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Canaan Valley Area (Highest Point)
Range6: Dolly Sods (Highest Point)
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
South Branch Potomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Monongahela National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Roaring Plains West Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapLaneville O38079h4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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'Thunder' 1956 Benchmark at Mount Porte Crayon (2021-03-27). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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Flatrock Run trail #519 and Roaring PLains West Wilderness boundary sign (2021-03-27). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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