Rough Butt Bald, North Carolina

Prominence: 480 ft, 146 m

Elevation: 5920+ feet, 1804+ meters

True Isolation: 2.13 mi, 3.43 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5920 - 5960 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5920 ft / 1804 m
    (Range 5920 - 5960 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 18' 55'' N, 82° 57' 54'' W
35.315184, -82.96487 (Dec Deg)
321381 E 3909768 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Ascent Info

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

Selected Trip Reports:
     2018-10-29 by Chris Gilsdorf
     2019-02-14 by Ariel Jacala (GPS Track)
     2019-11-07 by William Sanderson
     2020-02-16 by Brandon Girard
     2020-11-06 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2021-03-11 by Barrett Wood
     2021-12-22 by Brian Elmore
     2022-04-24 by Dwight Wolf
     2022-07-06 by Barrett Wood

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Briars on summit of Rough Butt Bald. Photo by William Sanderson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 480 ft/146 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 560 ft/170 m
  Line Parent: Reinhart Knob
  Key Col: Reinhart Gap    5440 ft/1658 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.13 mi/3.43 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.3033, -82.93
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Hardy  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
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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