Pine Mountain-West Summit, Georgia

Prominence: 120 ft, 36 m

Elevation: 1300+ feet, 396+ meters

True Isolation: 0.96 mi, 1.54 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1300 - 1320 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)32° 50' 15'' N, 84° 48' 57'' W
32.837554, -84.815784 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionHarris

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 4
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-12-28 by William Musser
     2020-03-21 by David Ensley
     2021-02-27 by David Ensley (GPS Track)

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Pine Mountain runs as a narrow ridge through the Frankin Delano Roosevelt State Park in GA. The highest peaks in this ridge exceed 1300 feet and are all along the eastern ridge line near the junction of three counties. In fact, there are 3 county HPs all along this ridge for those seeking CHPing.

The only place where the ridge exceeds 1,300 feet as one follows the ridge to the west is at the State Park headquarters where the USGS map indicates a "water tank". From this point more westward, all the Knobs and subpeaks drop below 1,300 feet. This small Knob is easily accessed and climbed from the campground to the west at Lake Delano some 500 feet below.

The saddle connection to the higher portion of the Pine Mountain ridge line is east and the col is thus, "Kings Gap" at an elevation just below 1,180 feet. Using the 1180 as the Col
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/36 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 160 ft/48 m
  Key Col: 1180 ft/360 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.96 mi/1.54 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 32.8433, -84.8008
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pine Mountain-Indian Knob  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Georgia Piedmont
Drainage BasinsApalachicola
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Franklin D Roosevelt State Park
Topo MapPine Mountain O32084g7 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the database by William Musser.

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