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Sam Knob, North Carolina


Prominence: 360 ft, 110 m

Elevation: 6040+ feet, 1841+ meters


True Isolation: 1.01 mi, 1.62 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6040 - 6080 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6040 ft / 1841 m
    (Range 6040 - 6080 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 19' 46'' N, 82° 53' 42'' W
35.32956, -82.89493 (Dec Deg)
327770 E 3911238 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood
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Lists that contain Sam Knob:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #28)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #29)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #30)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #33)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-02-12 by Kevin Hessler
     2010-10-30 by doc lawler
     2011-04-20 by Tom Layton
     2011-05-15 by Nathan Sylvester
     2012-09-15 by William Sanderson
     2014-04-13 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)
     2014-05-11 by Seamus Allman
     2014-10-25 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-03-18 by Jay DeKing
     2015-05-03 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-09-06 by Bryan Marchant
     2016-02-21 by Bryan Marchant
     2017-01-15 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (86 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 360 ft/110 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Line Parent: Black Balsam Knob
  Key Col: 5680 ft/1731 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.01 mi/1.62 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.3325, -82.8775
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Black Balsam Knob  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSam Knob O35082c8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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