Peakbagger.com

Rocky Knob South, North Carolina


Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 5240+ feet, 1597+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 0.76 mi, 1.22 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5240 - 5280 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5240 ft / 1597 m
    (Range 5240 - 5280 ft)
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 41' 38'' N; 82° 17' 21'' W
35.694027, -82.289171 (Dec Deg)
383360E 3950778N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe
McDowell
Links

Search Engines - search the web for "Rocky Knob South":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Rocky Knob at SummitPost.org
     Rocky Knob at ListsOfJohn.com

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Rocky Knob South:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #125)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #143)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-11-17 by Tom Layton
     2014-05-03 by Tom Layton

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members.

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Rocky Knob South
     Elevation Ladder from Rocky Knob South
     Prominence Ladder from Rocky Knob South

Google Maps Dynamic Map

 Rocky Knob South    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksAcme Mapper   MyTopo   Gmap4   MS-Research
TopoQuest   Bing Maps   MSN/Encarta   Google Maps
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Key Col: 5080 ft/1548 m
Isolation0.76 mi/1.22 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Graybeard Mountain  (SSW)
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: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage Basins
Catawba
Wateree
Santee
Atlantic Ocean


French Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapMontreat O35082f3 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Jeff Rinehart.



This page has been served 663 times since 2004-11-01.



Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page
Copyright © 1987-2014 by Peakbagger.com. All Rights Reserved.