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Chestnut Bald, North Carolina


Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 6000+ feet, 1829+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.6 mi, 2.58 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6000 - 6040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6000 ft / 1829 m
    (Range 6000 - 6040 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 18' 25'' N; 82° 53' 20'' W
35.306848, -82.888974 (Dec Deg)
328264E 3908709N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood
Transylvania (Highest Point)
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Other Web Sites
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by Gene Daniell
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by John Mitchler
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by Edward Earl
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by Mike Beavers
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by Mike Schwartz
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by Ron Tagliapietra
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Transylvania, NC by Don Desrosiers

Lists that contain Chestnut Bald:
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #8)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #10)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #12)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #17)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #33)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #34)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #39)
     Top 10 County High Points Grid for U.S. States (Rank #140)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2005-08-13 by David Aaronson
     2008-12-23 by Jeff Rinehart (Unsuccessful)
     2009-03-20 by Jeff Rinehart
     2009-08-17 by Ben Lostracco
     2011-04-20 by Tom Layton
     2011-09-06 by Dennis Stewart
     2011-09-06 by Dennis Stewart
     2012-08-07 by Mike Stinson
     2012-09-15 by William Sanderson
     2013-06-27 by Dave Dunham

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members.

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Key Col: 5840 ft/1780 m
Isolation1.6 mi/2.58 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sam Knob  (NNW)
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: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsFrench Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSam Knob O35082c8 1:24,000



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