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Moores Knob, North Carolina


Prominence: 1439 ft, 439 m

Elevation: 2579 feet, 786 meters


Approx. Isolation: 20.62 mi, 33.18 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 2579 ft / 786 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 23' 54'' N; 80° 16' 59'' W
36.398202, -80.283045 (Dec Deg)
564292E 4028355N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionStokes (Highest Point)
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     Moores Knob at ListsOfJohn.com
     Weather for Moore s Knob at Mountain-Forecast.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Stokes, NC by Ron Tagliapietra

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Lists that contain Moores Knob:
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #26)
     Carolina Lookout Tower Challenge (Rank #22)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #189)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-11-08 by Jeff Rinehart
     2010-05-02 by Sam Roback
     2010-11-06 by Tom Layton
     2011-08-26 by Dave Dunham
     2011-09-16 by Dennis Stewart
     2014-11-27 by Patrick Lynch
     2015-01-19 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2015-06-13 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2016-03-04 by Tom Layton

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (55 total)

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View of Pilot Mtn from the top of the Moore's Knob lookout tower (2016-03-18). Photo by Jonathan Blackwell.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1439 ft/439 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1459 ft/445 m
  Key Col: 1140 ft/347 m
Isolation20.62 mi/33.18 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Richwood Knob  (N)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Eastern Carolina Piedmont
Drainage BasinsRoanoke
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Hanging Rock State Park
Topo MapHanging Rock O36080d3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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