Covington City High Point, Virginia

Prominence: 280 ft, 85 m

Elevation: 1680+ feet, 512+ meters

True Isolation: 1.17 mi, 1.89 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1680 - 1700 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 1679 ft / 512 m
    (Range 1679 - 1699 ft)
Local or Alternate Name(s)Benchmark: Nettleton Benchmark
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 46' 12'' N, 79° 58' 49'' W
37.769932, -79.980182 (Dec Deg)
589817 E 4180779 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionCovington (Highest Point)

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     Nettleton Benchmark at Trip Report for Covington City, VA by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Covington City, VA by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Covington City, VA by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Covington City, VA by Patrick Craft

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Lists that contain Covington City High Point:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #222)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #53)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #340)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 16
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 13)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-03-08 by Richard Oestreicher
     2018-10-04 by Will Waller
     2021-01-02 by Steven Fishback

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 280 ft/85 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 340 ft/103 m
  Key Col: 1400 ft/427 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.17 mi/1.89 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.7867, -79.9767
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mud Run Mountain  (SSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Central Appalachian Ridges
Range5: Central Virginia Appalachian Ridges
Drainage BasinsJames
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapCovington O37079g8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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