Big Knob, Pennsylvania

Prominence: 283 ft, 87 m

Elevation: 1383 feet, 422 meters

Approx. Isolation: 5.32 mi, 8.56 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1383 ft / 422 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 43' 13'' N; 80° 12' 2'' W
40.720254, -80.200439 (Dec Deg)
567528E 4508011N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionBeaver (Highest Point)
City/TownNew Sewickley

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     Mid-Atlantic CoHPs (Rank #117)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #202)
     Pennsylvania County High Points (Rank #60)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-10-23 by Richard Oestreicher
     2011-08-02 by Dennis Stewart
     2012-11-13 by Ben Lostracco
     2015-11-11 by Wayne Snyder

View ascents of peak by registered members (13 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 283 ft/87 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 303 ft/93 m
  Key Col: 1100 ft/335 m
Isolation5.32 mi/8.56 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Peak 1430  (E)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: North America Plains
Range3: Midwest-Great Lakes Area
Range4: Lower Peninsula-Heartland
Range5: Ohio-Wabash-Erie Area
Drainage BasinsOhio
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBaden O40080f2 1:24,000

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