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Balsam Mountain-Elk Garden Knob, Virginia


Prominence: -10488 ft, -3197 m

Elevation: 4604 feet, 1403 meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.27 mi, 2.04 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 38' 53'' N, 81° 34' 46'' W
36.648055, -81.579323 (Dec Deg)
448217 E 4055987 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionGrayson
Smyth
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 8
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2020-05-24 by John Kriz (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: -10,488 ft/-3197 m
  Optimistic Prominence: -10,357 ft/-3157 m
  Key Col: 15,092 ft/4600 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.27 mi/2.04 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Elk Garden Ridge  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers
Range6: Mount Rogers Range
Drainage Basins
New
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

South Fork Holston
Holston
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Rogers National Recreation Area
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rogers NRA
Topo MapWhitetop Mountain O36081f5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Brandon Girard.



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