Ross Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 82 ft, 25 m

Elevation: 5080+ feet, 1548+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.69 mi, 1.1 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5080 - 5120 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5080 ft / 1548 m
    (Range 5080 - 5120 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 43' 31'' N; 83° 11' 52'' W
35.725315, -83.197778 (Dec Deg)
301219E 3955709N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-09-26 by Jeff Rinehart
     2010-08-08 by Greg Saltsman

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 82 ft/25 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 122 ft/37 m
  Key Col: 4998 ft/1523 m
Isolation0.69 mi/1.1 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cosby Knob  (ENE)
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
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapLuftee Knob O35083f2 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Jeff Rinehart.

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