Whim Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 341 ft, 104 m

Elevation: 5501 feet, 1677 meters

True Isolation: 0.75 mi, 1.21 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5501 ft / 1677 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 33' 8'' N, 83° 9' 24'' W
35.552171, -83.156634 (Dec Deg)
304520 E 3936419 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #95)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #85)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 20
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2012-08-12 by Shannon Dillmore
     2019-10-04 by William Sanderson
     2020-08-01 by Brandon Girard
     2020-08-16 by Barrett Wood

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 341 ft/104 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 381 ft/116 m
  Line Parent: Buck Knob
  Key Col: Garretts Gap    5160 ft/1573 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.75 mi/1.21 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.5483, -83.1442
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Buck Knob  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Range6: Balsam Mountain
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapBunches Bald O35083e2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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