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Point Reno, District of Columbia


Prominence: 75 ft, 22 m

Elevation: 415 feet, 126 meters


True Isolation: 4.25 mi, 6.84 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 414 ft / 126 m
Alternate Name(s)Reno Reservoir; Fort Reno
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 57' 6'' N, 77° 4' 33'' W
38.951697, -77.075959 (Dec Deg)
320109 E 4313466 N, Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceDistrict of Columbia (Highest Point)
County/Second Level RegionWashington, D.C. (Highest Point)
City/TownWashington (Highest Point)
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Other Web Sites
     Fort Reno ("Point Reno") - DC at SummitPost.org
     Reno Reservoir at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Washington, D.C., DC by Dan Case
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Washington, D.C., DC by Don Desrosiers
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Washington, D.C., DC by Brennan Connelly
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Washington, D.C., DC by Chip Clark

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Lists that contain Point Reno:
     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #146)
     Most Isolated Peaks of the U.S. States (Rank #51)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #259)
     United States State High Points (plus DC) (Rank #50)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #246)
     United States State/Territory High Points (Rank #55)
     District of Columbia High Point (Rank #1)
     Selected U.S. City High Points (Rank #24)
     Combined USA-Canada-Mexico State/Province High Points (Rank #95)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-06-06 by Caj Svensson
     2005-08-01 by Scott Surgent
     2008-10-06 by Stephen Wark
     2011-05-19 by Micah Stiegler
     2012-01-14 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2012-03-03 by William Musser
     2012-04-30 by Tom Layton
     2013-05-10 by Dave Dunham
     2013-07-13 by Peter Stone
     2013-10-19 by Tim Hankins
     2014-10-11 by Alex Houpt
     2014-12-02 by Christopher D'Aiuto
     2015-08-09 by Tracy Shaw
     2015-09-07 by Brian Molloy
     2015-09-08 by David Odenwalder
     2015-11-15 by Joseph Esparza
     2016-06-18 by Gustav Sexauer
     2016-06-25 by Andrew Kirmse
     2016-09-12 by Rob Anthony
     2016-09-18 by Chris Gordon
     2018-03-24 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)
     2018-06-10 by Michael Land (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (309 total)

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Graeme on top of Reno Reservoir. Photo by Graeme Rankine.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 75 ft/22 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 85 ft/25 m
  Line Parent: Montgomery County High Point
  Key Col: 340 ft/104 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.25 mi/6.84 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.905, -77.1275
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Minor Hill  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: South Mountain-Catoctin
Drainage BasinsPotomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWashington West O38077h1 1:24,000
Route #1 Paved Road
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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The over-sized benchmark at the highest natural point of Washington DC (2013-07-13). Photo by Peter Stone.
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A simple hike to Point Reno in D.C (2014-05-17). Photo by Chuck Engle.
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The marker played hide 'n' seek with me but I eventually found her (2015-11-15). Photo by Michael Vecchiarelli.
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