Browning Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 120 ft, 37 m

Elevation: 6240+ feet, 1902+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.32 mi, 0.52 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6240 - 6280 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6240 ft / 1902 m
    (Range 6240 - 6280 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 27' 47'' N; 83° 7' 56'' W
35.463193, -83.132159 (Dec Deg)
306525E 3926501N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-04-11 by Jeff Rinehart
     2010-05-08 by doc lawler
     2012-07-30 by Tommy Cox
     2014-07-26 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)
     2015-04-05 by Marcus Lostracco (GPS Track)
     2015-05-24 by Matthew Sleeper
     2015-05-29 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-11-08 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Line Parent: Waterrock Knob
  Key Col: 6120 ft/1865 m
Isolation0.32 mi/0.52 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Waterrock Knob  (W)
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 Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSylva North O35083d2 1:24,000

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