Buck Mountain, Virginia

Prominence: 1430 ft, 435 m

Elevation: 4670 feet, 1423 meters

True Isolation: 11.48 mi, 18.47 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4670 ft / 1423 m
Highest SummitHigh Rock
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 39' 50'' N, 81° 15' 3'' W
36.663892, -81.250882 (Dec Deg)
477580 E 4057617 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGrayson

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 16
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 17)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2012-05-19 by Tom Layton
     2021-04-04 by Steven Fishback (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1430 ft/435 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1470 ft/447 m
  Key Col: 3240 ft/988 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 11.48 mi/18.47 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.6642, -81.4575
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Second Peak  (W)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Iron Mountains-Mount Rogers
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMiddle Fox Creek O36081f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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