Big Schloss, Virginia/West Virginia

Prominence: 244 ft, 74 m

Elevation: 2964 feet, 903 meters

True Isolation: 2.15 mi, 3.47 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 56' 29'' N, 78° 39' 58'' W
38.94132, -78.666058 (Dec Deg)
702279 E 4312855 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
West Virginia
County/Second Level RegionShenandoah

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 30
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 26)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2015-01-31 by Alex Houpt
     2015-06-24 by Jared Evans (GPS Track)
     2015-11-26 by Wayne Snyder
     2016-05-08 by PJ Anderer (GPS Track)
     2018-07-13 by Mike Stinson

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Spectacular views
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Looking up at the rocky summit (2015-06-24). Photo by Jared Evans.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 244 ft/74 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 264 ft/80 m
  Key Col: 2720 ft/829 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.15 mi/3.47 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.965, -78.64
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mill Mountain  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Central Appalachian Ridges
Range5: North Central Appalachian Ridges
Range6: Great North Mountain
Drainage Basins
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapWolf Gap O38078h6 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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