Hump Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 907 ft, 276 m

Elevation: 5587 feet, 1703 meters

True Isolation: 4.31 mi, 6.94 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5587 ft / 1703 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 8' 25'' N, 82° 0' 43'' W
36.140336, -82.011924 (Dec Deg)
408958 E 3999988 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAvery

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 175
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1986-08-10 by Lincoln Durey
     2003-04-29 by Alan Beck
     2012-04-06 by Tom Layton
     2015-04-05 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2015-06-07 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2016-04-19 by PJ Anderer (GPS Track)
     2018-04-08 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2018-04-28 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2018-07-14 by Henry Pharr
     2019-08-08 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2019-09-17 by Dylan Fowler (GPS Track)
     2019-12-30 by William Sanderson
     2020-07-03 by Scott Leslie
     2022-05-22 by Dwight Wolf
     2023-04-15 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2023-04-23 by David Winston (GPS Track)

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The AT approach of Hump Mountain from the north (2016-04-19). Photo by PJ Anderer.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 907 ft/277 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 947 ft/289 m
  Line Parent: Grassy Ridge Bald
  Key Col: Yellow Mountain Gap    4680 ft/1426 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.31 mi/6.94 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.1075, -82.0775
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Grassy Ridge  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Roan-Unaka Mountains
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

South Fork Holston
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapWhite Rocks Mountain O36082b1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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