Dawson Knob, Kentucky

Prominence: 500 ft, 153 m

Elevation: 980+ feet, 299+ meters

True Isolation: 16.38 mi, 26.36 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 980 - 1000 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 980 ft / 299 m
    (Range 980 - 1000 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 55' 18'' N, 85° 47' 14'' W
37.92156, -85.787138 (Dec Deg)
606601 E 4197805 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
This peak has 2 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit980(+20)Pitts Point
Area 2980Pitts Point
Area 3980Pitts Point
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionBullitt (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Dawson Knob:
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #567)
     Kentucky County High Points (Rank #75)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 1
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 1)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2018-03-14 by Ben Lostracco (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 500 ft/153 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 540 ft/165 m
  Key Col: 480 ft/146 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 16.38 mi/26.36 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8742, -86.0808
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bee Knob Hill  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Cumberland Plateau
Range5: Central Cumberland Plateau
Drainage BasinsOhio
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Fort Knox Military Reservation
Topo MapPitts Point O37085h7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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