Plott Balsam Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 368 ft, 113 m

Elevation: 6088 feet, 1856 meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.7 mi, 2.73 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6088 ft / 1856 m
Alternate Name(s)Enos Plott Balsam
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 28' 49'' N; 83° 5' 18'' W
35.480224, -83.088345 (Dec Deg)
310541E 3928305N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Lists that contain Plott Balsam Mountain:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #25)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2001-12-20 by Kevin Hessler
     2009-04-11 by Jeff Rinehart
     2012-04-06 by William Sanderson
     2012-08-12 by Shannon Dillmore
     2013-03-16 by Eric Bruce
     2015-04-12 by Jonathan Allbach

View ascents of peak by registered members (16 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 368 ft/113 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 408 ft/125 m
  Line Parent: Mount Lyn Lowry
  Key Col: 5720 ft/1743 m
Isolation1.7 mi/2.73 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Lyn Lowry  (SW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Plott Balsams
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapHazelwood O35083d1 1:24,000

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