Tricorner Knob, Tennessee/North Carolina

Prominence: 160 ft, 48 m

Elevation: 6120+ feet, 1865+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.59 mi, 0.95 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6120 - 6160 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6120 ft / 1865 m
    (Range 6120 - 6160 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 41' 45'' N; 83° 15' 16'' W
35.695761, -83.254352 (Dec Deg)
296026E 3952547N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
North Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Lists that contain Tricorner Knob:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #23)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #24)
     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #9)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #28)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #25)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-04-24 by Kevin Hessler
     2006-03-29 by Bill Oswald
     2007-03-30 by Brian Stansberry
     2009-03-07 by Jeff Rinehart
     2010-12-18 by Rob Carter
     2011-02-20 by Eric Bruce
     2012-03-31 by Nathan Sylvester
     2013-06-23 by Joe Rego

View ascents of peak by registered members (27 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/48 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/72 m
  Line Parent: Mount Guyot
  Key Col: 5960 ft/1817 m
Isolation0.59 mi/0.95 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Hardison  (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: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Ridges/DividesGreat Smoky Crest
Drainage BasinsMajor Triple Divide Point
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapMount Guyot O35083f3 1:24,000

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