Key Col for Silvermine Bald

Col Elevation: 5920- feet, 1804- meters

Key Col for:Silvermine Bald  (5960 ft/1817 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5920 - 5880 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 19' 13'' N, 82° 52' 33'' W
35.320242, -82.875873 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 40 ft/13 m
Optimistic: 120 ft/37 m
Average: 80 ft/24 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Black Balsam Knob
Prominence Parent: Black Balsam Knob
Island Parent: Black Balsam Knob
Ridgewalk Distance:1.56 mi/2.51 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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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
Topo MapSam Knob    O35082c8    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Silvermine Bald to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Silvermine Bald596040 French Broad/Pigeon  
(Ridge Junction)   French Broad/Pigeon0.560.56
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)5920   0.40.96
(Ridge Junction)    0.361.32
LINE PARENT: Black Balsam Knob6214989  0.241.56
PROM PARENT: Black Balsam Knob6214989    
ISLAND PARENT: Black Balsam Knob6214989    

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