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Big Pinnacle, Virginia


Prominence: 80 ft, 24 m

Elevation: 5040+ feet, 1536+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.34 mi, 0.54 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5040 - 5080 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5040 ft / 1536 m
    (Range 5040 - 5080 ft)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 37' 47'' N; 81° 30' 35'' W
36.629822, -81.509628 (Dec Deg)
454436E 4053930N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionGrayson
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     Virginia 4500-foot Peaks (Unranked)
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     2013-11-24 by William Musser

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Impressive small peak with great views of the Grayson highlands; unofficially named Big Pinnacle and more impressive than it's higher parent of Haw Orchard Mountain which is unofficially named Little Pinnacle
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 80 ft/24 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 160 ft/48 m
  Key Col: 4960 ft/1512 m
Isolation0.34 mi/0.54 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Haw Orchard Mountain  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
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 BasinsNew
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Grayson Highlands State Park
Topo MapWhitetop Mountain O36081f5 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Rickey Shortt.



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