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Roan High Knob, North Carolina/Tennessee


Prominence: 3485 ft, 1063 m

Elevation: 6285 feet, 1916 meters


Approx. Isolation: 18.77 mi, 30.2 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6285 ft / 1916 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 6' 16'' N; 82° 7' 21'' W
36.104561, -82.122448 (Dec Deg)
398968E 3996129N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
Tennessee
County/Second Level RegionMitchell (Highest Point)
Carter (Highest Point)
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     Roan High Knob at SummitPost.org
     Roan High Knob at ListsOfJohn.com
     Weather for Roan High Knob at Mountain-Forecast.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Carter, TN by Scott Surgent
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Carter, TN by Mike Beavers
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Carter, TN by John Garner
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Mitchell, NC by Ron Tagliapietra

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Lists that contain Roan High Knob:
     USA Lower 48 Top 400 Peaks by Prominence (Rank #240)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #414)
     USA/Canada Range4 High Points (Rank #137)
     Eastern USA Peaks with 2500 feet of Prominence (Rank #7)
     Southeast USA Peaks with 2000 feet of Prominence (Rank #3)
     2000-foot Prominence CoHPs - 48 States (Rank #115)
     USA Lower 48 Range4 High Points (Rank #77)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #81)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #13)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #3)
     Tennessee County High Points (Rank #3)
     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #6)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #9)
     U.S. National Forest High Points (Rank #82)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #6)
     Appalachian Mountain Range4 High Points (Rank #4)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #14)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #7)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2000-05-26 by Scott Surgent
     2002-01-29 by Kevin Hessler
     2003-04-29 by Alan Beck
     2006-11-18 by Brian Stansberry
     2007-09-02 by Bill Oswald
     2009-06-13 by Jeff Rinehart
     2010-06-19 by Nathan Sylvester
     2010-06-27 by Tom Layton
     2011-02-05 by Lee Newton
     2011-11-26 by Tom Layton
     2012-03-07 by Richard Oestreicher
     2012-05-18 by Dennis Poulin (GPS Track)
     2012-06-17 by Eric Bruce
     2012-08-23 by Dave Dunham
     2014-02-06 by Marvin Reeves
     2014-05-01 by Ken Russell
     2014-07-20 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2014-10-18 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-06-28 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)
     2015-07-25 by Bryan Marchant
     2016-02-06 by Dylan Addis
     2016-04-19 by PJ Anderer
     2016-05-28 by Justin P (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (177 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The Roan High Knob benchmark is located on top of the boulders just past the High Knob Shelter (2016-05-07). Photo by Jonathan Blackwell.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 3485 ft/1063 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 3525 ft/1075 m
  Line Parent: Potato Knob
  Key Col: McKinney Gap    2800 ft/853 m
Isolation18.77 mi/30.2 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Celo Knob  (SSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges (Highest Point)
Range5: Roan-Unaka Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
Nolichucky
French Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

Watauga (HP)
South Fork Holston (HP)
Holston (HP)
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cherokee National Forest (Highest Point)/National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapCarvers Gap O36082a1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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