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Plains Benchmark, West Virginia


Prominence: 167 ft, 51 m

Elevation: 4122 feet, 1256 meters


True Isolation: 1.62 mi, 2.6 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4122 ft / 1256 m
Peak TypeBenchmark/Trig Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 57' 52'' N, 79° 21' 29'' W
38.9644, -79.358173 (Dec Deg)
642244 E 4314108 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionGrant
Randolph
Tucker
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 5
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 5)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2018-09-23 by Wayne Snyder (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 167 ft/51 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 167 ft/51 m
  Key Col: 3955 ft/1205 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.62 mi/2.6 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.945, -79.375
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bell Knob  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Canaan Valley Area
Range6: Dolly Sods
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
Drainage Basins
Monongahela
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
South Branch Potomac
Potomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Monongahela National Forest
Wilderness/Special Area: Dolly Sods Wilderness Area
Topo MapHopeville O38079h3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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