Backbone Mountain - Garrett County, MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member uccacher
N 39° 18.089 W 079° 24.914
17S E 636646 N 4351430
Quick Description: Elevation sign located on State Route 50 in Garrett County, MD
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 9/21/2011 10:44:11 AM
Waymark Code: WMCMHH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 3

Long Description:
Backbone Mountain is a ridge of the Allegheny Mountains and is located in both West Virginia and Maryland. It forms a portion of the Eastern Continental Divide and, at with its highest point in Maryland reaching 3,360', its the highest point in the state.

This spot is 265' below the summit but a nearby monument proclaims that this point on State Route 50 is the highest point on the Maryland State roads systems.
Location: US 19 in Garrett County, MD

Posted Elevation: 3,095 feet

GPSR Elevation: 3,100 feet

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