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Old 08-10-2016, 10:47 AM
 
Location: A Yankee in northeast TN
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Mt Mitchell, at 6684' is right at 100 miles from me, my city elevation is 1676'
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Old 08-10-2016, 11:00 AM
 
Location: SF Bay Area
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Low point: Sea Level
High: 4,360' Mt Hamilton.


Not particularly impressive when compared to SoCal. Sierra's are over 100 miles away.
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Old 08-10-2016, 11:22 AM
 
Location: New Mexico
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Highest is probably Truchas Peak at 13,107 ft. in Mora County, NM. Lowest is probably along the Rio Grande somewhere near Socorro, NM at about 4,500 feet. I live at 5,330 ft. near Bernalillo, NM.
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Old 08-10-2016, 11:33 AM
 
Location: Westminster/Huntington Beach, CA
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Low point: Sea Level
High: 4,360' Mt Hamilton.


Not particularly impressive when compared to SoCal. Sierra's are over 100 miles away.
What the coast ranges lack in height is more than made up for in biodiversity and beauty.
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Old 08-10-2016, 02:11 PM
 
Location: northern Vermont - previously NM, WA, & MA
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For Albuquerque

Lowest elevation around 4900' at the Rio Grande River

Highest elevation within 100 miles Truchas Peak 13,100' (90 miles away as the crow flies)

Delta 8,200'
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Old 08-10-2016, 02:40 PM
 
Location: Bellingham, WA
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For Bellingham, WA

Low Point: Sea level, in town
High Point (in area): Mt. Baker- 10,781' (30 miles east as the crow flies)

Delta: 10,781'
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