Old Rag Mountain, Virginia

Prominence: 1355 ft, 413 m

Elevation: 3268 feet, 996 meters

True Isolation: 1.9 mi, 3.06 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3267 ft / 996 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 33' 7'' N, 78° 18' 58'' W
38.55188, -78.316072 (Dec Deg)
733884 E 4270466 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMadison

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1970 by Kenneth Flaton
     1984-03-11 by Greg Slayden (Unsuccessful) (GPS Track)
     1984-06-02 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2000-03-31 by Joseph Hirniak
     2007-11-24 by Amos Shipe
     2009-07-29 by Greg Saltsman
     2009-08-19 by Joe Dorohovech
     2009-10-31 by Brian Larson
     2011-01-08 by James Barlow
     2011-08-21 by David Fitch
     2011-11-12 by Jason Potkay (GPS Track)
     2012-07-08 by Justin Crews
     2012-07-21 by Ryan Aschbrenner
     2013-08-25 by Chris Morris
     2015-03-15 by Brian Barnes (GPS Track)
     2015-04-02 by Chris Calabrese
     2015-10-10 by Craig Burkhart
     2015-12-27 by Curtis Bowden
     2016-06-10 by Chris Higgins
     2017-03-18 by Peter Macchiaroli
     2017-05-08 by Lindsay Hill
     2017-09-18 by PJ Anderer

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Old Rag Mountain partially covered in clouds, taken from the northwest on Skyline Drive (2015-04-03). Photo by Chris Calabrese.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1355 ft/413 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1355 ft/413 m
  Line Parent: Robertson Mountain
  Key Col: 1913 ft/583 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.9 mi/3.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.57, -78.3425
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Robertson Mountain  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Shenandoah-Middle Section
Drainage BasinsRappahannock
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Shenandoah National Park
Wilderness/Special Area: Shenandoah Wilderness Area
Topo MapOld Rag Mountain O38078e3 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Berry Hollow Trailhead 1520 ft/463 m
Vertical Gain: 1748 ft/533 m
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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If only I would have started an hour or so later.......... (2017-02-16). Photo by Jim Haynor.
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