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The Peak, North Carolina


Prominence: 840 ft, 256 m

Elevation: 5160+ feet, 1573+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 5.56 mi, 8.95 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5160 - 5200 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5160 ft / 1573 m
    (Range 5160 - 5200 ft)
Alternate Name(s)Trout Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 24' 12'' N; 81° 38' 37'' W
36.403246, -81.643694 (Dec Deg)
442282E 4028868N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAshe (Highest Point)
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     CoHP.org Trip Report for Ashe, NC by Bob Packard
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Ashe, NC by Patrick Craft

Lists that contain The Peak:
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #16)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #25)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #30)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #33)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #143)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-05-30 by Tom Layton (Unsuccessful)
     2011-10-08 by Tom Layton

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 840 ft/256 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 920 ft/280 m
  Key Col: 4320 ft/1317 m
Isolation5.56 mi/8.95 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Elk Knob  (SSW)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Beech-Snake-Rich
Drainage BasinsNew
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBaldwin Gap O36081d6 1:24,000



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