Blackrock Summit, Virginia

Prominence: 440 ft, 134 m

Elevation: 3720+ feet, 1134+ meters

True Isolation: 2.78 mi, 4.47 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3720 - 3760 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3720 ft / 1134 m
    (Range 3720 - 3760 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 31' 40'' N, 78° 26' 34'' W
38.527751, -78.442891 (Dec Deg)
722906 E 4267472 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadison

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 96
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 86)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1991-10 by Jan Peter Eklund
     2003-06-30 by Greg Saltsman
     2008-07-04 by Alex Storey
     2009-11-01 by James Barlow
     2014-03-11 by Richard Oestreicher
     2016-06-08 by John Toole
     2017-06-09 by Sam Zara
     2020-09-11 by Mike Stinson
     2021-03-22 by Mark Akers (GPS Track)
     2021-09-10 by Andy Hatzos (GPS Track)
     2021-09-23 by John Moore (GPS Track)
     2022-03-18 by Mike Stinson

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View from the top (2020-10-18). Photo by Antonio Navas.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 520 ft/158 m
  Key Col: 3280 ft/1000 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.78 mi/4.47 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.5517, -78.4017
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hawksbill  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Shenandoah-Middle Section
Ridges/DividesNorth Blue Ridge
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Shenandoah National Park
Topo MapBig Meadows O38078e4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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