Foia, Portugal

Prominence: 739 m, 2424 ft

Elevation: 902 meters, 2959 feet

True Isolation: 172.69 km, 107.31 mi
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Estação de Ranar
Alternate: Serra de Manchique
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)37° 18' 56'' N, 8° 35' 47'' W
37.315602, -8.59645 (Dec Deg)
535757 E 4129960 N, Zone 29 (UTM)
State/ProvinceFaro (Highest Point)

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     Portugal District/Region High Points (Rank #15)
     Iberian Top 100 by Prominence (Rank #92)
     Spain/Portugal Peaks with 600 m of Prominence (Rank #100)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 16
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 16)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2013-05-29 by Martin Richardson (GPS Track)
     2014-04-21 by Rob Woodall
     2016-07-06 by Steve Smith (GPS Track)
     2018-11-05 by Nick Down
     2019-10-11 by David Howells (GPS Track)

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A plaque near the summit. This peak offers a fantastic view of the Algarve (2019-04-11). Photo by Bill Carpenter.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 739 m/2424 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 739 m/2424 ft
  Key Col: 163 m/535 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 172.69 km/107.31 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 37.8842, -6.7758
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Almonaster  (ENE)
RangesContinent: Europe
Range2: Iberian Peninsula
Range3: Portugal-Galicia
Drainage BasinsAtlantic-Europe
Atlantic Ocean
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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