Bald Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 5400+ feet, 1646+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.74 mi, 1.19 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5400 - 5440 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5400 ft / 1646 m
    (Range 5400 - 5440 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 42' 54'' N; 82° 16' 34'' W
35.714972, -82.276221 (Dec Deg)
384562E 3953086N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe

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     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #104)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #115)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-10-27 by Tom Layton

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Line Parent: The Pinnacle
  Key Col: 5240 ft/1597 m
Isolation0.74 mi/1.19 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Pinnacle  (S)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapMontreat O35082f3 1:24,000

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