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Whitetop Mountain, Virginia


Prominence: 1040 ft, 316 m

Elevation: 5520+ feet, 1682+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 3.68 mi, 5.93 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5520 - 5560 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5520 ft / 1682 m
    (Range 5520 - 5560 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 38' 20'' N; 81° 36' 20'' W
36.638795, -81.605694 (Dec Deg)
445854E 4054975N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
County/Second Level RegionGrayson
Smyth
Washington (Highest Point)
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Other Web Sites
     Whitetop Mountain at SummitPost.org
     Whitetop Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Washington, VA by Michael Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Washington, VA by Hans Haustein

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Lists that contain Whitetop Mountain:
     Virginia 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #2)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #20)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #85)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #3)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #14)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #16)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #25)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #89)
     "Helman Counties"-Greatest Elevation Differential (Rank #19)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-05-07 by Alan Beck
     2007-03-24 by John Hasch
     2008-05-29 by Terry Wheeler
     2009-05-16 by Kenith Threatte
     2010-10-17 by Tom Layton
     2011-02-20 by Jay Kell (Unsuccessful)
     2011-09-14 by Scott Parkins
     2012-08-12 by James Barlow
     2014-11-24 by Wayne Snyder
     2014-11-24 by Curtis Bowden
     2015-05-22 by William Musser
     2015-05-23 by jeff branin

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (96 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1040 ft/316 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1120 ft/340 m
  Line Parent: Mount Rogers
  Key Col: Elk Garden    4480 ft/1366 m
Isolation3.68 mi/5.93 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Rogers  (ENE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers
Range6: Mount Rogers Range
Drainage Basins
New
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

South Fork Holston
Holston
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest/Mount Rogers National Recreation Area
Wilderness/Special Area: Mount Rogers NRA
Topo MapWhitetop Mountain O36081f5 1:24,000



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