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Blanket Mountain, Tennessee


Prominence: 554 ft, 169 m

Elevation: 4609 feet, 1405 meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.26 mi, 2.03 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4609 ft / 1405 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 37' 34'' N; 83° 36' 42'' W
35.626199, -83.611743 (Dec Deg)
263477E 3945631N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceTennessee
County/Second Level RegionSevier
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     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #54)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1983-03-13 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2008-07-12 by Brian Stansberry
     2010-12-19 by Rob Carter

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (5 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 554 ft/169 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 554 ft/169 m
  Key Col: Jakes Gap    4055 ft/1236 m
Isolation1.26 mi/2.03 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Dripping Spring Mountain  (SSE)
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: Central Great Smoky Mountains
Drainage BasinsTennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapGatlinburg O35083f5 1:24,000
Route #1 Maintained Hiking Trail
Trailhead: Elkmont 2340 ft/713 m
Vertical Gain: 2269 ft/692 m



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