Little Sam Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 182 ft, 56 m

Elevation: 5862 feet, 1787 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.6 mi, 0.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5862 ft / 1787 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 19' 15'' N; 82° 53' 48'' W
35.320901, -82.896617 (Dec Deg)
327598E 3910281N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #47)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-12-26 by Jeff Rinehart
     2015-05-03 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 182 ft/56 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 222 ft/68 m
  Line Parent: Black Balsam Knob
  Key Col: 5680 ft/1731 m
Isolation0.6 mi/0.97 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sam Knob  (N)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSam Knob O35082c8 1:24,000

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