Cow Knob, Virginia/West Virginia

Prominence: 585 ft, 178 m

Elevation: 4036 feet, 1230 meters

True Isolation: 9.51 mi, 15.3 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4036 ft / 1230 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 41' 31'' N, 79° 5' 26'' W
38.691841, -79.090662 (Dec Deg)
666054 E 4284311 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
West Virginia
County/Second Level RegionRockingham

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 3
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 585 ft/178 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 585 ft/178 m
  Key Col: 3451 ft/1052 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.51 mi/15.3 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.5692, -79.1708
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Central Appalachian Ridges
Range5: Shenandoah Mountain
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
South Branch Potomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapCow Knob O38079f1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Rickey Shortt.

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