Buzzard Roost, North Carolina

Prominence: 1740 ft, 530 m

Elevation: 2980 feet, 908 meters

Approx. Isolation: 17.42 mi, 28.04 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2980 ft / 908 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 37' 2'' N; 81° 44' 38'' W
35.617342, -81.743988 (Dec Deg)
432623E 3941762N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBurke

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Lists that contain Buzzard Roost:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #543)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #178)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #96)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #37)
     USA Lower 48 Range3 High Points (Rank #19)
     Appalachian Mountain Range4 High Points (Rank #18)
     North America Range3 High Points (Rank #56)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-10-28 by Edward Earl
     2013-04-20 by Tom Layton
     2013-05-17 by Rob Anthony

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1740 ft/530 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1780 ft/542 m
  Key Col: 1240 ft/378 m
Isolation17.42 mi/28.04 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Shortoff Mountain  (NNW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast (Highest Point)
Range4: Piedmont (Highest Point)
Range5: Western Carolina Piedmont (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsCatawba
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBenn Knob O35081e6 1:24,000

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