Pharis Knob, West Virginia

Prominence: 1078 ft, 329 m

Elevation: 4675 feet, 1425 meters

True Isolation: 5.69 mi, 9.16 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4675 ft / 1425 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 44' 28'' N, 79° 37' 39'' W
38.741136, -79.627586 (Dec Deg)
619274 E 4288945 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionRandolph

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     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #234)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 5
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 5)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2019-09-07 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2022-03-24 by Dennis Stewart
     2022-04-16 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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The "Witness Tree" should be the true summit. There is a rustic metal rod near the other tree with a red paint (2019-09-07). Photo by Powen Ru.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1078 ft/329 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1078 ft/329 m
  Key Col: 3597 ft/1096 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.69 mi/9.16 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.6933, -79.5417
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Spruce Knob  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Spruce Mountain Area
Range6: Little Middle Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsMonongahela
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Monongahela National Forest
Topo MapSinks of Gandy O38079f6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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