Sidwell School Hill, District of Columbia

Prominence: 18 ft, 5 m

Elevation: 408 feet, 124 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.59 mi, 0.95 km
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)38° 56' 22'' N, 77° 4' 28'' W
38.939374, -77.074325 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceDistrict of Columbia
County/Second Level RegionWashington, D.C.

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 2
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2019-10-05 by Dave Covill
     2020-11-08 by Joshua Cohen

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Andy Hatzos researched alternate D.C. Highpoint candidates versus Point Reno at his website Great Zo. He came up with this one, at about the same elevation to the commonly accepted Point Reno. Gently rising open area near front of Sidwell School, on grass. His value is a little less than that of the Point Reno HP, which is at about 410'.
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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 18 ft/5 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 18 ft/5 m
  Key Col: 390 ft/119 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.59 mi/0.95 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    American University Hill  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Northern Blue Ridge
Range5: South Mountain-Catoctin
Drainage BasinsPotomac
Chesapeake Bay
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWashington West O38077h1 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the database by Beckie Covill.

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