Peakbagger.com

Balsam Beartown Mountain, Virginia


Prominence: 2130 ft, 650 m

Elevation: 4710 feet, 1436 meters


True Isolation: 28.2 mi, 45.39 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4710 ft / 1436 m
Alternate Name(s)Maiden Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 4' 53'' N; 81° 24' 49'' W
37.081416, -81.413675 (Dec Deg)
463232E 4103984N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionTazewell (Highest Point)
Links

Search Engines - search the web for "Balsam Beartown Mountain":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Garden Mt (BM Maiden) at SummitPost.org
     Garden Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Ron Tagliapietra
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Fred Lobdell
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Bob Packard
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Ryan Richardson
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Roy Schweiker
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Patrick Craft
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Michael Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Tazewell, VA by Ed Talbott

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Balsam Beartown Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #471)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #157)
     Virginia 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     Southeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #20)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #85)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #227)
     Southeast USA Peaks Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #20)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #39)
     USA Lower 48 Range3 High Points (Rank #18)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #104)
     Appalachian Mountain Range4 High Points (Rank #8)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #4)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #25)
     North America Range3 High Points (Rank #51)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #33)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #42)
     Southeastern Wilderness High Points (Rank #11)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-05-05 by Tom Layton
     2012-08-11 by James Barlow (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (25 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Balsam Beartown Mountain
     Elevation Ladder from Balsam Beartown Mountain
     Prominence Ladder from Balsam Beartown Mountain

Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Balsam Beartown Mountain    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: 2130 ft/650 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2150 ft/656 m
  Line Parent: Mount Rogers
  Key Col: 2580 ft/786 m
Isolation28.2 mi/45.39 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Third Peak  (S)
Isolation Limit Point: 36° 40' 29'' N; 81° 27' 59'' W
    ILP Map Links:
Bing Maps   Google Maps
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges (Highest Point)
Range4: Southern Appalachian Ridges (Highest Point)
Range5: Garden-Brushy-East River Mountain Area (Highest Point)
Range6: Garden Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
New
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

North Fork Holston (HP)
Holston
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Beartown Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapHutchinson Rock O37081a4 1:24,000



This page has been served 8832 times since 2004-11-01.

Man of Steel opened yesterday, a much-anticipated reboot of the story of Superman¡¯s origins. The title character is played by British actor Henry Cavill, who appeared at the June 12 U.K. premier of the movie in London sporting a Tom Ford suit and an Omega Seamaster wristwatch. It has been reported that in 2005 Cavill was a contender to www.attrinity.com play the new James Bond in Casino Royale, which hit theaters in 2006. Apparently, the producers found him too ¡°young¡± for the role at the time, and it was given to Daniel Craig. This is interesting because both James Bond and Daniel Craig are Omega ambassadors, though both of their model choices generally fall in the sporty Seamaster direction. The version of the elegant Omega Seamaster that Cavill sports includes an annual calendar function. This replica omega Seamaster addition to the automatic movement displays day and date, and will only need to be manually corrected on March 1 due to the differing lengths of February. One very notable thing about the Seamaster¡ªand every other movement now made by Omega¡ªis that it contains the Co-Axial escapement invented by Dr. George Daniels and serialized by Omega over the course of more than ten years to make it perfect for use in a wristwatch movement. The finely finished movement can be seen through the sapphire crystal case back of this officially certified chronometer¡ªwhich means that the movement has undergone a series of grueling tests performed by Switzerland¡¯s Contr?le Official Suisse de Chronom¨¨tres (C.O.S.C. for short), a non-profit organization established in 1973 in Switzerland to certify accuracy. The version that Cahill wears is housed in a 41 mm red gold case that is water-resistant to 100 meters. On a brown leather strap it retails for $23,900 in the United States.


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