Snake Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 2240 ft, 683 m

Elevation: 5560+ feet, 1695+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 16.22 mi, 26.1 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5560 - 5600 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5560 ft / 1695 m
    (Range 5560 - 5600 ft)
SubpeaksSnake Mountain-North Peak (5518 ft/1682 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 19' 52'' N; 81° 42' 28'' W
36.331108, -81.707779 (Dec Deg)
436477E 4020907N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionWatauga

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Lists that contain Snake Mountain:
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #434)
     Southeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #18)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #76)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #18)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #85)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2007-05 by Tom Layton
     2011-11-13 by Ken Jones (GPS Track)
     2012-07-04 by jeff branin
     2014-08-03 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (26 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2240 ft/683 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 2320 ft/707 m
  Line Parent: Grandfather Mountain
  Key Col: Hodges Gap    3320 ft/1012 m
Isolation16.22 mi/26.1 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Grandfather Mountain  (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 (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

South Fork Holston
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapZionville O36081c6 1:24,000

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