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Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks

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RankPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft StateRange (Level 4)Isol-MiAscents
1.Mount Mitchell66846089NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1189.01676
2.Mount Craig6647287NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9426
3.Clingmans Dome66434503NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains70.71716
4.Mount Guyot66211581NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains16.7152
5.Balsam Cone6600360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9273
 Cattail Peak6600120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5218
6.Mount Le Conte65931360TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.2534
 Mount Le Conte-Cliff Top6555115TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4165
7.Mount Gibbes6520400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.0128
 Clingmans Peak652040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.370
 Potato Hill6475115NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.2189
 Mount Le Conte-Myrtle Point644340TNGreat Smoky Mountains.1103
8.Mount Chapman6417577NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.395
9.Richland Balsam64103010NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges27.1221
 Potato Knob640040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.393
 Lickstone Ridge6380100NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.38
10.Old Black6370170NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4131
 Mount Le Conte-West Point6344104TNGreat Smoky Mountains.434
 Mount Hallback6329129NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.0135
11.Celo Knob6327607NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5136
12.Blackstock Knob6320440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6107
13.Waterrock Knob62921947NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges10.6208
14.Mount Washington62886148NHWhite Mountains819.64985
15.Roan High Knob62853485NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges18.8391
 Roan High Bluff6267147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.5187
16.Mount Lyn Lowry6240360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5114
 Browning Knob6240120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3104
17.Luftee Knob6234314NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.256
18.Mount Kephart6217657NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.7219
19.Black Balsam Knob6214989NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.9348
20.Winter Star Mountain6203283NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0181
 Gibbs Mountain6200120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7112
 Percys Peak620080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.366
 Cloudland Mountain620040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.3141
21.Mount Collins6188465NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4288
22.Mount Yonaguska6178218NCGreat Smoky Mountains.442
23.Marks Knob6169249NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.055
24.Grassy Ridge Bald6160648NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.3301
25.Big Cataloochee Mountain6155635NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.660
 Tricorner Knob614525NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.369
 Mount Hardison613494NCGreat Smoky Mountains.419
26.Mount Hardy6120760NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.4103
 Mount Ambler612086NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4165
 Grassy Ridge612040NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.354
 Ball Crag610631NHWhite Mountains.2171
27.Plott Balsam Mountain6088368NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.683
28.Craggy Dome60801000NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.4114
28.Reinhart Knob6080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.091
 Thermo Knob608040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.510
30.Sam Knob6040360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0186
30.Grassy Cove Top6040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2190
 Tennent Mountain6040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4278
32.Yellow Face6032312NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0109
33.Cold Mountain6030990NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.3150
34.Mount Sequoyah6003163NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.6132
35.Shining Rock6000240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3223
35.Chestnut Bald6000160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3149
37.Anakeesta Knob5988228TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.226
38.Cataloochee Balsam59701547NCGreat Smoky Mountains6.120
39.Pinnacle Lead5960160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.65
 Silvermine Bald596040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.456
40.Grandfather Mountain59462426NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front14.7313
 Calloway Peak-East Summit594519NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.177
41.Big Butt5920680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.943
41.Rough Butt Bald5920480NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.125
41.Bullhead Mountain5920320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.828
41.Cold Spring Knob5920280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.012
41.Andrews Bald5920160NCGreat Smoky Mountains.872
46.Laurel Top5907427NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.937
47.Craggy Pinnacle5892233NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5110
48.Chiltoes Mountain5880280NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.311
48.Attic Window Peak5880240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8118
48.Lone Bald5880240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.515
 Green Knob5880120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.420
 Stairs Mountain588090NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.567
 Flower Knob588080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.358
51.Little Sam Knob5862182NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.527
52.Eagle Rocks5849329NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.057
53.MacRae Peak5846166NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.1120
54.Mount Sterling5842663NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.8132
 Balsam Point582060TNGreat Smoky Mountains.74
55.Blackrock Mountain5810170NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.338
56.Mount Mingus5802530TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.713
57.Spot Knob5800200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.719
57.Round Bald5800160NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6318
 Jane Bald580040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4272
59.Mount Adams5799861NHWhite Mountains3.02254
 Dog Loser Knob5761121NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.429
60.Old Bald5760200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.011
61.Mount Rogers57292449VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges40.51083
62.Mount Pisgah57211361NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.6147
63.Balsam High Top5720240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.618
63.Herrin Knob5720200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.417
 Little Bearpen North5720120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.47
 Devils Courthouse572080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4106
 Agiocochook Crag57189NHWhite Mountains.236
65.Point Misery5715355NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.245
66.Mount Jefferson5712753NHWhite Mountains1.72158
67.Lickstone Bald5700806NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.219
68.Steestachee Bald5680520NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.418
68.Peak 56805680304NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.118
68.Anakeesta Ridge5680240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.64
68.Masa Knob5680166NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.458
68.Flat Spring Knob5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.421
68.Craggy Gardens5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.456
74.The Pinnacle5665465NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.7104
 Spruce Mountain564787NCGreat Smoky Mountains.85
75.Little Bald Knob5640512NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.319
 Mingus Lead564080TNGreat Smoky Mountains.57
 Nelson Crag563535NHWhite Mountains.3112
 Grassy Bald561393NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.56
76.Silers Bald5607247NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4144
77.Buck Knob5600400NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.016
77.Brown Lead5600280NCGreat Smoky Mountains.714
77.Graveyard Ridge5600160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.524
 Little Butt560040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.338
80.Hump Mountain5587907NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.3150
 Sam Adams558593NHWhite Mountains.3173
81.Rich Mountain Bald5583343NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.117
82.Campbell Lick5576216NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.19
83.Gage Bald5574174NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.614
84.Porters-False Peak5572252NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.237
85.Huckleberry Knob55603400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front29.4141
85.Snake Mountain55602240NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges16.068
85.Laurel Patch Bald5560280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.515
 Charlies Bunion5560120NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4193
 Buck Knob5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.36
 Tanasee Bald5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.411
 Beartrap Knob556080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.32
 Jenkins Knob556053NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.263
 Bear Ridge554868NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
 Mount Clay5533139NHWhite Mountains.6699
 Big Pine Mountain553353NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.31
88.Thunderhead Mountain55271087NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.9190
 Pine Mountain5526126VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.0216
 Old Butt Knob5525125NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.429
89.Whitetop Mountain55201040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.3205
89.Elk Knob55201000NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.7289
89.Hemphill Bald5520320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.238
89.Charley Bald5520160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.47
 Wilburn Ridge552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4186
 Thomas Knob552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.471
 Snake Mountain-North Peak551838NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.467
93.Big Bald55162556NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges15.9199
 Bigelow Lawn Hill551259NHWhite Mountains.588
94.Little Yellow Mountain5504651NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.913
95.Whim Knob5501341NCGreat Smoky Mountains.718
96.Standing Indian54992819NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front32.4242
 Boott Spur549298NHWhite Mountains.5422
97.Pecks Corner South5490170NCGreat Smoky Mountains.313
 Walker Knob5482122NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.332
98.Doubletop Mountain5481921NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.310
99.Beech Mountain54801440NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.230
99.Bunches Bald5480984NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.125
99.Big Junction East5480240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.613
99.Wooly Tops Mountain5480160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.46
99.Setzer Mountain5480160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.57
 Brush Fence Ridge5480120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.426
 Beartown Mountain5480120NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.550
104.Haw Knob5472192NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.856
105.Snaggy Bald5471551NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.711
106.Blockhouse Mountain5470590NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.37
 Lost Knob5467147NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 The Sawteeth545292NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.345
107.Coxcomb Mountain54431163NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.36
 Rocky Top544141NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.3140
108.Wine Spring Bald54401680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.861
108.Breakneck Ridge5440520NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.511
108.Little Hump Mountain5440440NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.3133
108.Hawk Mountain5440280NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.89
108.Ogle Ridge5440240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.98
108.Big Yellow Mountain5440160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.033
 Soco Bald544040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.424
 Hooper Bald5429149NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.835
 John Quincy Adams541056NHWhite Mountains.2212
 Monticello Lawn Peak540713NHWhite Mountains.1117
114.Peak 54015401321NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.810
115.Walker Bald5400640NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.38
115.Pinnacle Bald5400240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.79
115.Bald Knob5400160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.616
 Parker Knob5400120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.34
118.Peregrine Peak5375175TNGreat Smoky Mountains.521
119.Rich Mountain Bald5372932NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.226
119.Mount Monroe5372254NHWhite Mountains.72162
121.Mount Madison5366466NHWhite Mountains.62191
122.Stratton Bald53601040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.443
122.Snowball Mountain5360440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.138
122.Graybeard Mountain5360320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.752
122.Sugarland Mountain-Middle Peak5360280TNGreat Smoky Mountains.612
122.Sugartree Licks North5360200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.49
 Abigail Adams535540NHWhite Mountains.1161
127.Mount Marcy53444914NYAdirondack Mountains129.62293
 Wayah Bald5342142NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1193
128.Crabtree Bald53202680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges11.637
128.Rocky Bald5320400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.114
128.Fryingpan Mountain5320360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.391
128.Moody Top5320320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.014
 The Narrows532040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.444
132.Big Bald53071147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.616
 Linville Peak530565NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.266
133.Horseshoe Mountain5288248TNGreat Smoky Mountains.42
 Bearpen Knob528848NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.312
134.Little Bald Mountain5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.240
134.Big Bald5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.834
134.Birdstand Mountain5280240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.99
134.Little Pisgah Mountain5280160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.594
138.Katahdin52684288MELongfellow Mountains158.32016
139.Heintooga Bald5266186NCGreat Smoky Mountains.58
140.High Top5263383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.715
 Katahdin-South Peak526040MELongfellow Mountains.3473
141.Copper Ridge Bald52561020NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.840
 Adams 5525620NHWhite Mountains.1254
142.Saddle Tree Gap Peak5249369NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.431
143.Mount Lafayette52403320NHWhite Mountains17.23179
143.Tusquitee Bald52401720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges7.832
143.Sugar Mountain52401120NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.157
143.Yellow Bald52401000NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.117
143.Rocky Knob South5240160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.731
 Brier Ridge524040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.313
148.Lane Pinnacle5230590NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.632
149.Hanging Rock52211021NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.641
150.Potato Hill Bald5219328NCGreat Smoky Mountains.910
151.Brier Knob5215335NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.249
151.Potrock Bald5215175NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.717
 Maddron Bald521240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.315
153.Siler Bald52001040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.198
153.Cold Spring Knob5200320NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.769
153.Little Bald5200280NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.380
153.Albert Mountain5200200NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.4166
 Mount Monroe-West Peak519739NHWhite Mountains.1415
 Tater Hill519474NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.58
157.High Rocks5190710NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.88
158.Lower Hughes Ridge5188348NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.014
159.Coward Bald5187307NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.79
 Ledge Bald5184114NCGreat Smoky Mountains.417
160.Unaka Mountain51801420NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges8.297
161.Upper Highland Ridge5166246NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.11
 High Knob516383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
162.The Peak5160840NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges5.434
162.Nettle Creek Bald5160578NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.521
162.Newton Bald5160560NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.124
162.Cosby Knob5160466NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.742
162.South Hooper Bald5160400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.711
162.Licklog Mountain5160160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.73
162.Beech Mountain-East Summit5160160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.213
 Middle Top5160120NCGreat Smoky Mountains.40
 Little Haw Knob5160120NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.42
 Beech Knob516080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 Elk Hollow Ridge516080NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.448
 Hangover516040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.428
169.Sandymush Bald5152472NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.743
170.Peak 51495149229NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.916
171.Indian Knob5137417NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.16
172.De Armond Bald5136176NCGreat Smoky Mountains.42
173.Yellow Mountain51271527NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front15.244
174.Algonquin Peak51152096NYAdirondack Mountains3.71829
175.Rich Benchmark5106506NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.66
176.Bluff Mountain51001620NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.025
177.Mount Lincoln5089169NHWhite Mountains.72804
178.Purchase Knob5086326NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.213
179.Bearwallow Knob5085285NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.510
180.Green Knob5080760NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.565
180.Pilot Mountain5080521NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.970
180.Haw Orchard Mountain5080400VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.461
180.Big Butt5080320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.817
180.Yellow Spot5080200NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.04
180.Rocky Bald5080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.039
 Ross Knob508082NCGreat Smoky Mountains.713
 Cabin Ridge508040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.33
186.North Eaglenest Mountain5071511NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.512
187.Mount Squires5070190NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.032
188.Soco Gap North5065225NCGreat Smoky Mountains.810
 Docks Gap East5065145NCGreat Smoky Mountains.53
189.Cheoah Bald50622357NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges8.2148
190.Green Knob5056523NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.923
191.Becks Bald5053413NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.87
 Seniard Mountain505252NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.29
192.Ridgepole Mountain5043683NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.320
193.Cammerer Ridge5042800NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.189
194.Little Bald Knob5040600NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.315
194.Mount Davis5040350NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.427
194.Perry Top5040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.07
194.Big Scaly5040280NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.520
194.Cataloochee Divide5040240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.913
194.Eaglenest Ridge5040200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.97
194.Fie Top5040200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.64
 Dead Line Ridge5040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.414
 Big Pinnacle504080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.358
201.Lower Hyatt Ridge5020580NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.97
 Matlock Bald501454NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.46
202.Boteler Peak50101331NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.118
203.Three Top Mountain50001269NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.442
203.Shortoff Mountain5000880NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.936
203.Yellow Mountain5000659NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.214
203.Blue Knob5000560NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.15
203.Sunup Knob5000160NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.725
 Three Top Mountain-Big Rock5000120NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.122
 Mount Truman500080NHWhite Mountains.2913
 Pinnacle Mountain500040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.214
 Leatherwood Top500040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.30
 Mount Franklin500020NHWhite Mountains.3746
 Peak 49604960240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.515
 Weatherman Bald4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.43
 Wolfden Knob4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.412
 Lickstone Ridge4960120NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.21
 Elk Garden Ridge496080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.144
 Hawkbill Rock496080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.232
 Art Stewart Ridge496040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.31

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