Bearwallow Ridge (aka Bear Wallow Ridge)



Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.6265027°, -81.4020476°
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2402 ft. (732 m.)

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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Bearwallow Ridge is covered by the McGraws, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Cabin Creek Ridge 2.8 mi
Brushy Ridge 3.2 mi
Big Ridge 3.6 mi
Horsepen Ridge 4.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Nuriva, WV 2 mi
Mullens, WV 3 mi
Itmann, WV 4 mi
Corinne, WV 4 mi
Helen, WV 5 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Horsepen Branch Water 0.8 mi
Marsh Fork Water 1.0 mi
Bearpen Branch Water 1.0 mi
Zack Fork Water 1.3 mi
Slab Fork-Otsego Dam Man-made 1.4 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is PINEVI which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 1,280 feet (1,122 feet lower than Bearwallow Ridge). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 3.88" 41.5° 22.7°
February 3.25" 46.3° 24.5°
March 3.94" 56.2° 31.5°
April 3.90" 66.9° 39.3°
May 4.98" 75.3° 49.1°
June 4.02" 82.0° 58.2°
July 5.07" 85.3° 62.8°
August 3.88" 84.2° 61.5°
September 3.44" 78.1° 54.7°
October 3.07" 67.4° 41.5°
November 3.23" 56.2° 33.0°
December 3.46" 45.5° 26.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 73% of other locations on record.