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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 Ranges1189.01822
2.Mount Craig6647287NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9456
3.Clingmans Dome66434503NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains70.71875
4.Mount Guyot66211581NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains16.7163
5.Balsam Cone6600360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9294
 Cattail Peak6600120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5233
6.Mount Le Conte65931360TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.2592
 Mount Le Conte - Cliff Top6555115TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4190
7.Mount Gibbes6520400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.0136
 Clingmans Peak652040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.375
 Potato Hill6475115NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.2201
 Mount Le Conte - Myrtle Point644340TNGreat Smoky Mountains.1123
8.Mount Chapman6417577NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.3107
9.Richland Balsam64103010NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges27.1248
 Potato Knob640040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3100
 Lickstone Ridge6380100NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.313
10.Old Black6370170NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4142
 Mount Le Conte - West Point6344104TNGreat Smoky Mountains.436
 Mount Hallback6329129NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.0144
11.Celo Knob6327607NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5148
12.Blackstock Knob6320440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6121
13.Waterrock Knob62921947NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges10.6239
14.Mount Washington62886148NHWhite Mountains819.65487
15.Roan High Knob62853485NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges18.8432
 Roan High Bluff6267147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.5198
16.Mount Lyn Lowry6240360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5121
 Browning Knob6240120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3115
17.Luftee Knob6234314NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.263
18.Mount Kephart6217657NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.7235
19.Black Balsam Knob6214989NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.9387
20.Winter Star Mountain6203283NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0196
 Gibbs Mountain6200120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7121
 Percys Peak620080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.374
 Cloudland Mountain620040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.3153
21.Mount Collins6188465NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4315
22.Mount Yonaguska6178218NCGreat Smoky Mountains.452
23.Marks Knob6169249NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.063
24.Grassy Ridge Bald6160648NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.3318
25.Big Cataloochee Mountain6155635NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.668
 Tricorner Knob614525NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.372
 Mount Hardison613494NCGreat Smoky Mountains.422
26.Mount Hardy6120760NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.4114
 Mount Ambler612086NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4186
 Grassy Ridge612040NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.359
 Ball Crag610631NHWhite Mountains.2192
27.Plott Balsam Mountain6088368NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.688
28.Craggy Dome60801000NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.4137
28.Reinhart Knob6080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0101
 Thermo Knob608040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.513
30.Sam Knob6040360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0203
30.Grassy Cove Top6040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2200
 Tennent Mountain6040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4300
32.Yellow Face6032312NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0126
33.Cold Mountain6030990NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.3164
34.Mount Sequoyah6003163NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.6144
35.Shining Rock6000240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3235
35.Chestnut Bald6000160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3160
37.Anakeesta Knob5988228TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.232
38.Cataloochee Balsam59701547NCGreat Smoky Mountains6.124
39.Pinnacle Lead5960160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.65
 Silvermine Bald596040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.464
40.Grandfather Mountain59462426NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front14.7340
 Calloway Peak - East Summit594519NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.195
41.Big Butt5920680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.953
41.Rough Butt Bald5920480NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.129
41.Bullhead Mountain5920320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.835
41.Cold Spring Knob5920280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.012
41.Andrews Bald5920160NCGreat Smoky Mountains.880
46.Laurel Top5907427NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.946
47.Craggy Pinnacle5892233NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5124
48.Chiltoes Mountain5880280NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.313
48.Attic Window Peak5880240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8129
48.Lone Bald5880240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.523
 Green Knob5880120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.420
 Stairs Mountain588090NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.572
 Flower Knob588080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.361
51.Little Sam Knob5862182NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.529
52.Eagle Rocks5849329NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.061
53.MacRae Peak5846166NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.1136
54.Mount Sterling5842663NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.8145
 Balsam Point582060TNGreat Smoky Mountains.75
55.Blackrock Mountain5810170NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.345
56.Mount Mingus5802530TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.718
57.Spot Knob5800200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.721
57.Round Bald5800160NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6341
 Jane Bald580040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4292
59.Mount Adams5799861NHWhite Mountains3.02503
 Dog Loser Knob5761121NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.434
60.Old Bald5760200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.017
61.Mount Rogers57292449VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges40.51180
62.Mount Pisgah57211361NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.6171
63.Balsam High Top5720240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.620
63.Herrin Knob5720200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.418
 Little Bearpen North5720120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.412
 Devils Courthouse572080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4124
 Agiocochook Crag57189NHWhite Mountains.241
65.Point Misery5715355NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.255
66.Mount Jefferson5712753NHWhite Mountains1.72409
67.Lickstone Bald5700806NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.221
68.Steestachee Bald5680520NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.422
68.Peak 56805680304NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.120
68.Anakeesta Ridge5680240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.65
68.Masa Knob5680166NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.467
68.Flat Spring Knob5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.426
68.Craggy Gardens5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.463
74.The Pinnacle5665465NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.7123
 Spruce Mountain564787NCGreat Smoky Mountains.85
75.Little Bald Knob5640512NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.321
 Mingus Lead564080TNGreat Smoky Mountains.59
 Nelson Crag563535NHWhite Mountains.3117
 Grassy Bald561393NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.57
76.Silers Bald5607247NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4158
77.Buck Knob5600400NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.017
77.Brown Lead5600280NCGreat Smoky Mountains.716
77.Graveyard Ridge5600160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.528
 Little Butt560040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.347
80.Hump Mountain5587907NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.3166
 Sam Adams558593NHWhite Mountains.3182
81.Rich Mountain Bald5583343NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.119
82.Campbell Lick5576216NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.111
83.Gage Bald5574174NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.617
84.Porters - False Peak5572252NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.241
85.Huckleberry Knob55603400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front29.4151
85.Snake Mountain55602240NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges16.075
85.Laurel Patch Bald5560280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.522
 Charlies Bunion5560120NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4217
 Buck Knob5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.38
 Tanasee Bald5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.414
 Beartrap Knob556080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.32
 Jenkins Knob556053NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.268
 Bear Ridge554868NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
 Mount Clay5533139NHWhite Mountains.6774
 Big Pine Mountain553353NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.31
88.Thunderhead Mountain55271087NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.9207
 Pine Mountain5526126VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.0240
 Old Butt Knob5525125NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.434
89.Whitetop Mountain55201040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.3226
89.Elk Knob55201000NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.7321
89.Hemphill Bald5520320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.240
89.Charley Bald5520160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.49
 Wilburn Ridge552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4212
 Thomas Knob552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.479
 Snake Mountain - North Peak551838NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.471
93.Big Bald55162556NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges15.9216
 Bigelow Lawn Hill551259NHWhite Mountains.5102
94.Little Yellow Mountain5504651NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.913
95.Whim Knob5501341NCGreat Smoky Mountains.721
96.Standing Indian54992819NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front32.4270
 Boott Spur549298NHWhite Mountains.5470
97.Pecks Corner South5490170NCGreat Smoky Mountains.313
 Walker Knob5482122NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.339
98.Doubletop Mountain5481921NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.310
99.Beech Mountain54801440NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.232
99.Bunches Bald5480984NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.133
99.Big Junction East5480240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.614
99.Wooly Tops Mountain5480160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.46
99.Setzer Mountain5480160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.59
 Brush Fence Ridge5480120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.432
 Beartown Mountain5480120NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.555
104.Haw Knob5472192NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.859
105.Snaggy Bald5471551NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.714
106.Blockhouse Mountain5470590NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.38
 Lost Knob5467147NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.45
 The Sawteeth545292NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.349
107.Coxcomb Mountain54431163NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.37
 Rocky Top544141NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.3155
108.Wine Spring Bald54401680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.869
108.Breakneck Ridge5440520NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.511
108.Little Hump Mountain5440440NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.3149
108.Hawk Mountain5440280NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.89
108.Ogle Ridge5440240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.98
108.Big Yellow Mountain5440160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.036
 Soco Bald544040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.426
 Hooper Bald5429149NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.838
 John Quincy Adams541056NHWhite Mountains.2228
 Monticello Lawn Peak540713NHWhite Mountains.1132
114.Peak 54015401321NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.812
115.Walker Bald5400640NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.38
115.Pinnacle Bald5400240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.710
115.Bald Knob5400160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.621
 Parker Knob5400120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.35
118.Peregrine Peak5375175TNGreat Smoky Mountains.528
119.Rich Mountain Bald5372932NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.229
119.Mount Monroe5372254NHWhite Mountains.72408
121.Mount Madison5366466NHWhite Mountains.62415
122.Stratton Bald53601040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.445
122.Snowball Mountain5360440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.144
122.Graybeard Mountain5360320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.759
122.Sugarland Mountain - Middle Peak5360280TNGreat Smoky Mountains.613
122.Sugartree Licks North5360200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.410
 Abigail Adams535540NHWhite Mountains.1174
127.Mount Marcy53444914NYAdirondack Mountains129.62506
 Wayah Bald5342142NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1212
128.Crabtree Bald53202680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges11.639
128.Rocky Bald5320400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.116
128.Fryingpan Mountain5320360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.3102
128.Moody Top5320320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.015
 The Narrows532040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.449
132.Big Bald53071147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.617
 Linville Peak530565NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.277
133.Horseshoe Mountain5288248TNGreat Smoky Mountains.42
 Bearpen Knob528848NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.315
134.Little Bald Mountain5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.249
134.Big Bald5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.840
134.Birdstand Mountain5280240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.910
134.Little Pisgah Mountain5280160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5105
138.Katahdin52684288MELongfellow Mountains158.32179
139.Heintooga Bald5266186NCGreat Smoky Mountains.59
140.High Top5263383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.716
 Katahdin - South Peak526040MELongfellow Mountains.3516
141.Copper Ridge Bald52561020NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.847
 Adams 5525620NHWhite Mountains.1275
142.Saddle Tree Gap Peak5249369NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.433
143.Mount Lafayette52403320NHWhite Mountains17.23584
143.Tusquitee Bald52401720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges7.836
143.Sugar Mountain52401120NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.164
143.Yellow Bald52401000NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.120
143.Rocky Knob South5240160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.737
 Brier Ridge524040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.317
148.Lane Pinnacle5230590NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.638
149.Hanging Rock52211021NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.646
150.Potato Hill Bald5219328NCGreat Smoky Mountains.911
151.Brier Knob5215335NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.253
151.Potrock Bald5215175NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.718
 Maddron Bald521240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.318
153.Siler Bald52001040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.1115
153.Cold Spring Knob5200320NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.776
153.Little Bald5200280NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.394
153.Albert Mountain5200200NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.4192
 Mount Monroe - West Peak519739NHWhite Mountains.1468
 Tater Hill519474NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.58
157.High Rocks5190710NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.810
158.Lower Hughes Ridge5188348NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.015
159.Coward Bald5187307NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.713
 Ledge Bald5184114NCGreat Smoky Mountains.420
160.Unaka Mountain51801420NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges8.2114
161.Upper Highland Ridge5166246NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.11
 High Knob516383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.31
162.The Peak5160840NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges5.439
162.Nettle Creek Bald5160578NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.525
162.Newton Bald5160560NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.127
162.Cosby Knob5160466NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.748
162.South Hooper Bald5160400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.711
162.Licklog Mountain5160160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.73
162.Beech Mountain - East Summit5160160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.215
 Middle Top5160120NCGreat Smoky Mountains.40
 Little Haw Knob5160120NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.42
 Beech Knob516080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.45
 Elk Hollow Ridge516080NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.453
 Hangover516040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.428
169.Sandymush Bald5152472NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.746
170.Peak 51495149229NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.917
171.Indian Knob5137417NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.19
172.De Armond Bald5136176NCGreat Smoky Mountains.43
173.Yellow Mountain51271527NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front15.251
174.Algonquin Peak51152096NYAdirondack Mountains3.72004
175.Rich Benchmark5106506NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.69
176.Bluff Mountain51001620NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.026
177.Mount Lincoln5089169NHWhite Mountains.73171
178.Purchase Knob5086326NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.214
179.Bearwallow Knob5085285NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.510
180.Green Knob5080760NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.577
180.Pilot Mountain5080521NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.982
180.Haw Orchard Mountain5080400VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.471
180.Big Butt5080320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.822
180.Yellow Spot5080200NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.04
180.Rocky Bald5080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.050
 Ross Knob508082NCGreat Smoky Mountains.715
 Cabin Ridge508040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.34
186.North Eaglenest Mountain5071511NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.514
187.Mount Squires5070190NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.036
188.Soco Gap North5065225NCGreat Smoky Mountains.811
 Docks Gap East5065145NCGreat Smoky Mountains.55
189.Cheoah Bald50622357NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges8.2162
190.Green Knob5056523NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.930
191.Becks Bald5053413NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.810
 Seniard Mountain505252NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.213
192.Ridgepole Mountain5043683NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.322
193.Cammerer Ridge5042800NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.1100
194.Little Bald Knob5040600NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.316
194.Mount Davis5040350NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.430
194.Perry Top5040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.08
194.Big Scaly5040280NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.521
194.Cataloochee Divide5040240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.915
194.Eaglenest Ridge5040200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.98
194.Fie Top5040200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.65
 Dead Line Ridge5040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.415
 Big Pinnacle504080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.365
201.Lower Hyatt Ridge5020580NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.98
 Matlock Bald501454NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.46
202.Boteler Peak50101331NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.120
203.Three Top Mountain50001269NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.448
203.Shortoff Mountain5000880NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.942
203.Yellow Mountain5000659NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.217
203.Blue Knob5000560NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.15
203.Sunup Knob5000160NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.731
 Three Top Mountain - Big Rock5000120NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.125
 Mount Truman500080NHWhite Mountains.21034
 Pinnacle Mountain500040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.216
 Leatherwood Top500040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.30
 Mount Franklin500020NHWhite Mountains.3823
 Peak 49604960240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.515
 Weatherman Bald4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.43
 Wolfden Knob4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.416
 Lickstone Ridge4960120NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.22
 Elk Garden Ridge496080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.153
 Hawkbill Rock496080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.235
 Art Stewart Ridge496040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.31

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