Ivy Knob, West Virginia

Prominence: 1400 ft, 426 m

Elevation: 3600+ feet, 1097+ meters

True Isolation: 40 mi, 64.38 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3600 - 3640 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3599 ft / 1097 m
    (Range 3599 - 3639 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 47' 16'' N, 81° 29' 28'' W
37.787739, -81.491064 (Dec Deg)
456762 E 4182378 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceWest Virginia
County/Second Level RegionRaleigh (Highest Point)
Wyoming (Highest Point)

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     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #34)
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 21
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 19)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-03-04 by Richard Oestreicher
     2014-03-08 by Richard Oestreicher

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Looking northwest at Ivy knob from hwy #99 on a glorious fall day (2015-10-23). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1400 ft/426 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1480 ft/450 m
  Key Col: 2200 ft/671 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 40 mi/64.38 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.748625, -80.762071
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Ballengee Knob  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Plateaus
Range4: Allegheny Mountains
Range5: Southern Allegheny Mountains
Range6: Guyandotte Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapArnett O37081g4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Other Photos

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cool old gate. The "IVY" part of the gate was on the ground and bad shape (2021-04-11). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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