Mount Pisgah, North Carolina

Prominence: 1361 ft, 415 m

Elevation: 5721 feet, 1744 meters

Approx. Isolation: 5.75 mi, 9.26 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5721 ft / 1744 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 25' 33'' N; 82° 45' 25'' W
35.425898, -82.756822 (Dec Deg)
340514E 3921693N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe

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     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #55)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1988-08-27 by Adam Kanipe
     1996-09 by G. Ringle
     2001-05-21 by Kevin Hessler
     2004-08-07 by Jack Magaw (GPS Track)
     2009-08-14 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-10-09 by Scott Gustafson
     2010-10-30 by doc lawler
     2012-03-06 by Richard Oestreicher
     2013-06-27 by Dave Dunham
     2013-08-03 by Adam Kanipe
     2014-05-27 by Scott Chruszcz
     2014-07-19 by David Darby (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (47 total)

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View from the top of Mount Pisgah, with iconic Cold Mountain in the background (2012-10-23). Photo by Bruce Hicks.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1361 ft/415 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1401 ft/427 m
  Key Col: Cherry Gap    4360 ft/1329 m
Isolation5.75 mi/9.26 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cold Mountain  (W)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Cradle of Forestry OCD
Topo MapCruso O35082d7 1:24,000
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