Buckhorn Knob, West Virginia/Virginia

Prominence: 749 ft, 228 m

Elevation: 4069 feet, 1240 meters

Approx. Isolation: 7.63 mi, 12.28 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4069 ft / 1240 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 17' 34'' N; 80° 58' 49'' W
37.292744, -80.980148 (Dec Deg)
501760E 4127348N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionMercer (Highest Point)

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     Buckhorn Knob at Trip Report for Mercer, WV by James F. Brown Trip Report for Mercer, WV by Michael Schwartz

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     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #21)
     West Virginia County High Points (Rank #8)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 749 ft/228 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 769 ft/234 m
  Key Col: 3320 ft/1012 m
Isolation7.63 mi/12.28 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sugar Run Mountain  (ESE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Southern Appalachian Ridges
Range5: Garden-Brushy-East River Mountain Area
Range6: East River Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapOakvale O37080c8 1:24,000

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