Bear Cave Lookout Tower, Pennsylvania

Prominence: 1183 ft, 360 m

Elevation: 2623 feet, 799 meters

Approx. Isolation: 10.22 mi, 16.44 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 20' 48'' N; 79° 13' 33'' W
40.34661, -79.225931 (Dec Deg)
650669E 4467739N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionWestmoreland
City/TownDerry twp

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-03-31 by Richard Oestreicher
     2012-05-12 by Shannon Dillmore
     2013-05-04 by Andrew Hollis
     2013-09-08 by George Gross

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I think the key col to the next higher point on Laurel Hill is BM1472 on Hannawalt Way at 40.288495 -79.157567
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1183 ft/360 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1203 ft/366 m
  Key Col: Hannawalt Way    1440 ft/439 m
Isolation10.22 mi/16.44 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sugar Camp Hill  (SE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Laurel Highlands
Drainage BasinsAllegheny
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWilpen O40079c2 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by John Morrow.

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