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Balsam Beartown Mountain, Virginia


Prominence: 2130 ft, 650 m

Elevation: 4710 feet, 1436 meters


True Isolation: 28.2 mi, 45.39 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4710 ft / 1436 m
Alternate Name(s)Maiden Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 4' 53'' N, 81° 24' 49'' W
37.081416, -81.413675 (Dec Deg)
463232 E 4103984 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionTazewell (Highest Point)
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     Garden Mt (BM Maiden) at SummitPost.org
     Garden Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Ron Tagliapietra
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Fred Lobdell
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Bob Packard
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Ryan Richardson
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Roy Schweiker
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Patrick Craft
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Michael Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Ed Talbott

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Lists that contain Balsam Beartown Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range3 High Points (Rank #18)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #64)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #39)
     Appalachian Mountain Range4 High Points (Rank #8)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #33)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #85)
     Southeast/Ozark USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #21)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #227)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #104)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #25)
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #33)
     North America Range3 High Points (Rank #51)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #158)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #20)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #471)
     Virginia 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #27)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #4)
     Southeastern Wilderness High Points (Rank #11)
     Virginia 4000-foot peaks (Rank #6)
(Peak is on over 20 lists; Not all shown here.)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 47
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 44)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-05-05 by Tom Layton
     2012-08-11 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2015-09-07 by Chris Gilsdorf
     2017-01-10 by Duncan Lennon
     2018-07-21 by Will Waller
     2018-10-29 by Ben Lostracco

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2130 ft/650 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2150 ft/656 m
  Line Parent: Mount Rogers
  Key Col: 2580 ft/786 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 28.2 mi/45.39 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.674602, -81.466271
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Third Peak  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges (Highest Point)
Range4: Southern Appalachian Ridges (Highest Point)
Range5: Garden-Brushy-East River Mountain Area (Highest Point)
Range6: Garden Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
New
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

North Fork Holston (HP)
Holston
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapHutchinson Rock O37081a4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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