Black Mountain (Kentucky)
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Black Mountain summit
|Elevation||4,145 ft (1,263 m) |
|Prominence||1,905 ft (581 m) |
|Listing||U.S. state high point 27th|
|Parent range||Cumberland Mountains|
|Topo map||USGS Benham|
Black Mountain is a mountain in Kentucky. It is the highest mountain peak in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, USA. The height of the summit is 4,145 feet (1,263 m). It is near the Virginia border. Black bears live on the mountain.
References[change | change source]
- "Science In Your Backyard: Kentucky" U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey, July 3, 2006, retrieved August 25, 2006
- "Kentucky: 50 mountains with prominence of 665 feet or greater". Retrieved 9 February 2016.