Lower Hughes Ridge, North Carolina

Prominence: 348 ft, 106 m

Elevation: 5188 feet, 1581 meters

True Isolation: 1.98 mi, 3.19 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5188 ft / 1581 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 36' 43'' N, 83° 17' 23'' W
35.611868, -83.289766 (Dec Deg)
292604 E 3943314 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionSwain

Search Engines - search the web for "Lower Hughes Ridge":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Hughes Ridge at

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Lower Hughes Ridge:
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #158)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #139)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 15
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 14)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2021-04-30 by Rickey Shortt (GPS Track)
     2022-01-03 by Barrett Wood

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Lower Hughes Ridge
     Elevation Ladder from Lower Hughes Ridge
     Prominence Ladder from Lower Hughes Ridge

Dynamic Map

 Lower Hughes Ridge    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 348 ft/106 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 388 ft/118 m
  Key Col: 4840 ft/1475 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.98 mi/3.19 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.6375, -83.3058
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Breakneck Ridge  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Drainage BasinsTuckasegee
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapSmokemont O35083e3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

This page has been served 2239 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2022 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service