Dawson Knob, Kentucky

Prominence: 500 ft, 153 m

Elevation: 980+ feet, 299+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 17.76 mi, 28.58 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 980 - 1000 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 980 ft / 299 m
    (Range 980 - 1000 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 55' 18'' N; 85° 47' 14'' W
37.92156, -85.787138 (Dec Deg)
606601E 4197805N Zone 16 (UTM)
This peak has 2 other candidate high point areas:
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit980(+20)Pitts Point
Area 2980Pitts Point
Area 3980Pitts Point
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionBullitt (Highest Point)

Search Engines - search the web for "Dawson Knob":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Dawson Knob at Trip Report for Bullitt, KY by Levi Foust Trip Report for Bullitt, KY by Ken Oeser Trip Report for Bullitt, KY by Bill Schuler

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Dawson Knob:
     Kentucky County High Points (Rank #75)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #567)

This peak has no ascents by registered members.

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Dawson Knob
     Elevation Ladder from Dawson Knob
     Prominence Ladder from Dawson Knob

Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Dawson Knob
 Other Candidate Areas for this Peak    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksAcme Mapper   MyTopo   Gmap4   TopoQuest
Bing Maps   Google Maps
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 500 ft/153 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 540 ft/165 m
  Key Col: 480 ft/146 m
Isolation17.76 mi/28.58 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bee Knob Hill  (WSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Cumberland Plateau
Range5: Central Cumberland Plateau
Drainage BasinsOhio
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Fort Knox Military Reservation
Topo MapPitts Point O37085h7 1:24,000

This page has been served 1351 times since 2004-11-01.

Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2015 by All Rights Reserved.