Mount Jefferson, North Carolina

Prominence: 1560 ft, 475 m

Elevation: 4640+ feet, 1414+ meters

True Isolation: 4.21 mi, 6.77 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4640 - 4680 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4640 ft / 1414 m
    (Range 4640 - 4680 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 24' 11'' N, 81° 27' 49'' W
36.403143, -81.46357 (Dec Deg)
458433 E 4028764 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAshe

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 68
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 63)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-05-20 by Shane Boswell
     2011-09-14 by Dennis Stewart
     2015-04-12 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2016-10-02 by Tom Layton
     2017-02-04 by Henry Pharr
     2017-07-24 by Andy Hatzos (GPS Track)
     2017-10-08 by Justin P (GPS Track)
     2018-05-24 by Henry Pharr
     2019-06-17 by Ben Lostracco
     2019-10-24 by Henry Pharr
     2021-09-18 by Henry Pharr
     2021-11-26 by David Winston (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1560 ft/475 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1640 ft/499 m
  Key Col: 3080 ft/939 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.21 mi/6.77 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.4608, -81.4883
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Phoenix Mountain  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Beech-Snake-Rich
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Mount Jefferson State Park
Topo MapJefferson O36081d4 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Shannon Dillmore.

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