Hightop Mountain, Virginia

Prominence: 1187 ft, 361 m

Elevation: 3587 feet, 1093 meters

True Isolation: 5.09 mi, 8.19 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3586 ft / 1093 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 20' 11'' N, 78° 33' 6'' W
38.336305, -78.55155 (Dec Deg)
713997 E 4245967 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionGreene

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 78
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 72)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-07-26 by Ben Lostracco
     2012-08-25 by Ed Wandall
     2012-12-25 by Lois Leonard
     2013-04-23 by Lois Leonard
     2014-04-06 by Shannon Dillmore
     2017-09-22 by John Kriz (GPS Track)
     2018-03-17 by Powen Ru
     2020-09-02 by Mike Stinson
     2021-04-02 by Mark Akers (GPS Track)

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Survey marker located near peak on west side of trail. (2017-09-22). Photo by John Kriz.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1187 ft/361 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1227 ft/373 m
  Key Col: 2400 ft/732 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.09 mi/8.19 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 38.3983, -78.5008
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bald Face Mountain  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Shenandoah-South Section (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsJames
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Shenandoah National Park
Topo MapSwift Run Gap O38078c5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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