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Shepherd Mountain, North Carolina


Prominence: 500 ft, 153 m

Elevation: 1150+ feet, 351+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 10.22 mi, 16.44 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 1150 - 1160 ft
    (10-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 1149 ft / 351 m
    (Range 1149 - 1159 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 45' 18'' N; 79° 57' 8'' W
35.755131, -79.952173 (Dec Deg)
594731E 3957296N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionRandolph (Highest Point)
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Other Web Sites
     Shepherd Mountain at ListsOfJohn.com
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Randolph, NC by Brian Bockhahn
     CoHP.org Trip Report for Randolph, NC by Brian Bockhahn

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Lists that contain Shepherd Mountain:
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #34)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #492)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-03-12 by Tom Layton
     2011-09-25 by Dennis Stewart
     2015-10-09 by jeff branin

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (14 total)

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View east from atop the tower on Shepherd Mt (2015-10-09). Photo by jeff branin.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 500 ft/153 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 520 ft/159 m
  Key Col: 650 ft/198 m
Isolation10.22 mi/16.44 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Three Hat Mountain  (W)
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 BasinsYadkin
Pee Dee
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapGlenola O35079g8 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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View east from atop the tower on Shepherd Mt (2015-10-09). Photo by jeff branin.
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