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Wrights Peak, Virginia/West Virginia


Prominence: 1233 ft, 375 m

Elevation: 4073 feet, 1241 meters


Approx. Isolation: 4.27 mi, 6.88 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4073 ft / 1241 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)High Point Name (English): Monroe County High Point
High Point Name (English): Peters Mountain High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 28' 37'' N, 80° 31' 29'' W
37.476964, -80.524716 (Dec Deg)
542023 E 4147892 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceVirginia
West Virginia
County/Second Level RegionGiles
Monroe (Highest Point)
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     Wrights Peak at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Monroe, WV by Michael Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Monroe, WV by Fred Lobdell
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Monroe, WV by Bob Packard
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Monroe, WV by Don Desrosiers
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Monroe, WV by Patrick Craft

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Lists that contain Wrights Peak:
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #44)
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #68)
     Northeastern USA CoHPs (Rank #20)
     Virginia 4000-foot peaks (Rank #77)
     West Virginia County High Points (Rank #7)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 19
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 18)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2016-05-25 by Ben Lostracco
     2017-06-02 by Will Waller

Nearby Peak Searches:
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1233 ft/375 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1253 ft/381 m
  Line Parent: Potts Mountain-Stony Creek Tower Site
  Key Col: 2840 ft/866 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.27 mi/6.88 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Potts Mountain-Stony Creek Tower Site  (S)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Appalachian Ridges
Range4: Central Appalachian Ridges
Range5: South-Central Appalachian Ridges
Range6: Peters Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsNew
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapInterior O37080d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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