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Rich Mountain, North Carolina


Prominence: 1342 ft, 409 m

Elevation: 3782 feet, 1153 meters


Approx. Isolation: 8.25 mi, 13.27 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 3782 ft / 1153 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 10' 36'' N; 82° 40' 55'' W
35.176685, -82.681861 (Dec Deg)
346851E 3893932N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionTransylvania
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     2012-10-27 by Edward Earl
     2013-09-28 by Tom Layton

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Key col is Maple Gap at (35.1212, -82.8676). It rivals The Pinnacle for the same prominence. It probably wins, but if it loses, its key col is Green River Gap.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1342 ft/409 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1382 ft/421 m
  Key Col: Maple Gap    2440 ft/744 m
Isolation8.25 mi/13.27 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Chestnut Knob  (NW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: South NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsFrench Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBrevard O35082b6 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Edward Earl.



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