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Buck Knob, North Carolina


Prominence: 400 ft, 122 m

Elevation: 5600+ feet, 1707+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.11 mi, 1.79 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5600 - 5640 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5600 ft / 1707 m
    (Range 5600 - 5640 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 33' 1'' N; 83° 8' 21'' W
35.550242, -83.139201 (Dec Deg)
306095E 3936171N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood
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Lists that contain Buck Knob:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #68)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #77)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-08-12 by Shannon Dillmore

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 400 ft/122 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 480 ft/146 m
  Key Col: Maggot Spring Gap    5200 ft/1585 m
Isolation1.11 mi/1.79 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Little Bald Knob  (E)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Range6: Balsam Mountain
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapBunches Bald O35083e2 1:24,000



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