Little Sam Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 182 ft, 56 m

Elevation: 5862 feet, 1787 meters

True Isolation: 0.46 mi, 0.75 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5862 ft / 1787 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 19' 15'' N, 82° 53' 48'' W
35.320901, -82.896617 (Dec Deg)
327598 E 3910281 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #51)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 29
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 27)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-12-26 by Jeff Rinehart
     2015-05-03 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2018-06-20 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2019-10-12 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2020-01-12 by William Sanderson
     2020-11-07 by Scott Leslie
     2021-03-10 by Brandon Girard
     2021-12-15 by Barrett Wood
     2022-09-12 by Dwight Wolf

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Blue pin = falls on Flat Laurel. White pins = my bushwhack route to summit (green pin) (2020-01-12). Photo by William Sanderson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 182 ft/56 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 222 ft/68 m
  Line Parent: Chestnut Bald
  Key Col: 5680 ft/1731 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.46 mi/0.75 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.3275, -82.895
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sam Knob  (NNE)
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
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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