Franklin County High Point, North Carolina

Prominence: 142 ft, 43 m

Elevation: 562 feet, 171 meters

True Isolation: 15.61 mi, 25.12 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 561 ft / 171 m
Peak TypeUnnamed High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 4' 22'' N, 78° 32' 25'' W
36.072733, -78.540359 (Dec Deg)
721499 E 3994816 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
This peak has 2 other candidate high point area(s):
AreaElevationMap NameMap View
Main Summit562Grissom
Area 2560(+10)Grissom
Area 3560(+10)Grissom
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionFranklin (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Franklin County High Point:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #405)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #56)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #845)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 29
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 26)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2015-11-10 by Tom Layton
     2018-01-07 by Henry Pharr
     2020-09-30 by Steven Fishback
     2022-03-29 by Chuck Bickes

Nearby Peak Searches:
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The high point in the woods just off Mays Store Road. Photo by Jason Clark.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 142 ft/43 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 152 ft/46 m
  Key Col: 420 ft/128 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 15.61 mi/25.12 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.2267, -78.745
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Granville County High Point  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Eastern Carolina Piedmont
Drainage Basins
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Pamlico Sound
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapGrissom O36078a5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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