Purchase Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 326 ft, 99 m

Elevation: 5086 feet, 1550 meters

True Isolation: 2.22 mi, 3.58 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5086 ft / 1550 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 35' 5'' N, 83° 3' 44'' W
35.584719, -83.062255 (Dec Deg)
313151 E 3939847 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Lists that contain Purchase Knob:
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #178)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #157)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 17
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 17)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2020-08-01 by Brandon Girard
     2021-12-12 by Henry Pharr (Unsuccessful)
     2022-05-05 by Chris Gilsdorf (GPS Track)
     2023-02-18 by Bradley R (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 326 ft/99 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 366 ft/111 m
  Key Col: 4760 ft/1451 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.22 mi/3.58 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.5733, -83.0992
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Moody Top  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Range6: Balsam Mountain
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapDellwood O35083e1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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