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Galloway Knob, Ohio


Prominence: 177 ft, 54 m

Elevation: 1397 feet, 426 meters


Approx. Isolation: 12.82 mi, 20.63 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1396 ft / 426 m
Peak TypeHill
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 0' 41'' N; 80° 58' 16'' W
40.011437, -80.971231 (Dec Deg)
502455E 4429027N Zone 17 (UTM)
This peak has 13 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit1397Saint Clairsville
Area 21380Saint Clairsville
Area 31380Hunter
Area 41380Hunter
Area 51380Bethesda
Area 61380Bethesda
Area 71380Bethesda
Area 81380Bethesda
Area 91380Bethesda
Area 101380Bethesda
Area 111380Fairview
Area 121380Fairview
Area 131380Fairview
Area 141380Fairview
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceOhio
County/Second Level RegionBelmont (Highest Point)
City/TownSmith
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     Galloway Knob at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Belmont, OH by Bob Schwab
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Belmont, OH by Michael Schwartz

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Lists that contain Galloway Knob:
     Ohio County High Points (Rank #8)
     Midwest USA CoHPs (Rank #432)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-08-08 by Dennis Stewart
     2014-04-26 by Richard Oestreicher
     2014-10-12 by Andrew Hollis
     2014-12-20 by Bryan Kraai
     2015-03-17 by Ben Lostracco

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (11 total)

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This knob is on a farm on Lucas Lash Road in Belmont County, OH. The owner would like to warn potential hikers to please not climb the fence or enter through the paddock into the field where Galloway Knob is located. This is an active cattle farm. There are bulls and protective cows with calves that could charge and injure people. There are “No Trespassing” signs posted. However, the owner welcomes you to stop at his beautiful farmhouse, located a bit further west along Lucas Lash Road on the south side. He will greet you and safely escort or direct you to the knob. The family is very proud of the knob and wishes you to see it, but safely!

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Galloway Knob from the southwest (2014-08-06). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 177 ft/54 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 197 ft/60 m
  Key Col: 1220 ft/372 m
Isolation12.82 mi/20.63 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Monroe County High Point  (SSE)
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
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapSaint Clairsville O40080a8 1:24,000
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Other Photos

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Galloway Knob sign moved to owner's barn (2014-08-06). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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