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Poor Mountain-Southwest Peak, Virginia


Prominence: 447 ft, 136 m

Elevation: 3760+ feet, 1146+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 2.01 mi, 3.24 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3760 - 3780 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3760 ft / 1146 m
    (Range 3760 - 3780 ft)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Poor Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 9' 45'' N; 80° 11' 32'' W
37.162498, -80.192317 (Dec Deg)
571712E 4113204N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionMontgomery (Highest Point)
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     Montgomery County High Point at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Montgomery, VA by Michael Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Montgomery, VA by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Poor Mountain-Southwest Peak:
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #27)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #55)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #94)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-10-09 by Scott Parkins
     2011-08-28 by Tom Layton
     2014-03-10 by Richard Oestreicher

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (23 total)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Poor Mountain-Southwest Peak
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 447 ft/136 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 467 ft/142 m
  Key Col: 3313 ft/1010 m
Isolation2.01 mi/3.24 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Poor Mountain  (NE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: South Virginia Blue Ridge
Drainage BasinsRoanoke
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapElliston O37080b2 1:24,000



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