Harkening Hill, Virginia

Prominence: 732 ft, 223 m

Elevation: 3372 feet, 1028 meters

True Isolation: 1.49 mi, 2.4 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3371 ft / 1028 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 27' 29'' N, 79° 37' 1'' W
37.458069, -79.616885 (Dec Deg)
622325 E 4146587 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionBedford

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 21
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-10-31 by Scott Parkins
     2015-05-26 by Mike Stinson
     2016-09-04 by David Allison (GPS Track)
     2016-09-04 by William BUCK (GPS Track)

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This mountain is the smallest of the three Peaks of Otter located near Bedford, VA. It can be reached via a loop trail leading to the summit from a parking lot on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Height is listed as 3364 on the summit marker but 3372 on the USGS map.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 732 ft/223 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 752 ft/229 m
  Key Col: 2640 ft/805 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.49 mi/2.4 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.45, -79.5917
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sharp Top Mountain  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapPeaks of Otter O37079d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Garret Nuzzo-Jones.

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