Sharp Top Mountain, Virginia

Prominence: 1262 ft, 385 m

Elevation: 3862 feet, 1177 meters

True Isolation: 1.69 mi, 2.72 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3861 ft / 1177 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Peaks of Otter-Sharp Top
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 26' 0'' N, 79° 36' 17'' W
37.433416, -79.604714 (Dec Deg)
623442 E 4143868 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionBedford

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     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #138)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 142
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 135)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-06-26 by David White
     1994-03-14 by Mike Stinson
     2005 by Norman Ouellette
     2009-08-06 by Ben Lostracco
     2010-10-09 by Mike Stinson
     2010-11-13 by Scott Parkins
     2015-04-05 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2015-04-05 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2016-06-12 by Chris Higgins
     2016-09-03 by David Allison (GPS Track)
     2016-12-27 by Mike Stinson
     2018-09-29 by Mike Stinson
     2020-06-22 by Stav Basis
     2020-10-03 by Justin P (GPS Track)
     2020-10-23 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2021-09-25 by Mike Stinson
     2021-10-02 by Gatorade 32oz
     2022-02-12 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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Sharp Top peak at 3862 feet in the Peaks of Otter area (2022-02-12). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1262 ft/385 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1282 ft/391 m
  Line Parent: Apple Orchard Mountain
  Key Col: 2600 ft/792 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.69 mi/2.72 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.4517, -79.5842
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Flat Top Mountain  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: Peaks of Otter-Apple Orchard Area
Drainage BasinsRoanoke
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: George Washington-Jefferson National Forest
Topo MapPeaks of Otter O37079d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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