Riner, VA

Col Elevation: 2080- feet, 634- meters

Key Col for:Spruce Knob  (4861 ft/1482 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2080 - 2060 ft
    (20-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 4' 15'' N, 80° 25' 58'' W
37.070806, -80.432646 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 2781 ft/848 m
Optimistic: 2801 ft/854 m
Average: 2791 ft/851 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Grandfather Mountain
Prominence Parent: Roan High Knob
Island Parent: Mount Mitchell
Ridgewalk Distance:458.24 mi/737.47 km
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionMontgomery

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: South Virginia Blue Ridge
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
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Pamlico Sound
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapRiner    O37080a4    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Spruce Knob to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointLocationElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Spruce KnobUSA-WV48612781    
(Ridge Junction)     2.432.43
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideMonongahela/South Branch Potomac7.519.94
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/South Branch Potomac7.0617
Watering Pond Knob-Northeast RidgeUSA-VA/WV43200Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/South Branch Potomac14.5431.54
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James17.0748.61
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James21.8470.45
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James10.6881.13
(Unnamed Col) 2320 Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James22.34103.48
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James7.13110.61
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James1.31111.92
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideGreenbrier/James21.88133.8
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James10.94144.74
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James1.17145.91
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James0.97146.88
(Unnamed Col) 3940 Appalachian DivideNew/James0.36147.24
Lone Pine PeakUSA-VA4054114Appalachian DivideNew/James0.37147.61
Bald KnobUSA-VA43612041Appalachian DivideNew/James5.81153.42
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James31.95185.37
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James6.92192.29
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James2.37194.66
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/James4.56199.22
KEY COL: Riner, VA 2080 Appalachian DivideNew/Roanoke31.38230.6
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian DivideNew/Roanoke29.95260.55
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeNew/Roanoke20.52281.08
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeNew/Roanoke7.03288.11
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeNew/Roanoke23.85311.96
Mississippi-Roanoke-Pee Dee Triple DivideUSA-VA2800 Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeNew/Roanoke3.61315.57
Groudhog MountainUSA-VA3055355Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeYadkin/New5.1320.67
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeYadkin/New4.34325.01
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeYadkin/New87.72412.72
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeYadkin/New12.52425.25
Mississippi-Santee-Pee Dee Triple DivideUSA-NC3720127Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeYadkin/New20.49445.74
Sandy FlatUSA-NC3840 Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeCatawba/New4.22449.95
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeCatawba/Watauga7.68457.62
(Ridge Junction)   Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeCatawba/Watauga0.1457.73
LINE PARENT: Grandfather MountainUSA-NC59462426Appalachian Divide/South Blue RidgeCatawba/Watauga0.51458.24
PROM PARENT: Roan High KnobUSA-NC/TN62853485    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount MitchellUSA-NC66846089    

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