Stairs Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 90 ft, 27 m

Elevation: 5880+ feet, 1792+ meters

True Isolation: 0.54 mi, 0.86 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5880 - 5920 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5880 ft / 1792 m
    (Range 5880 - 5920 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 22' 32'' N, 82° 52' 7'' W
35.375672, -82.868579 (Dec Deg)
330262 E 3916308 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 67
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 62)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1993-08 f by William Musser
     2011-05-14 by Nathan Sylvester
     2011-05-15 by Nathan Sylvester
     2015-07-03 by Brian McCray
     2017-07-09 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2020-12-06 by Keith Turner
     2021-02-03 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-02-08 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-02-14 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-02-17 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-02-23 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-03-03 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-03-12 by Alpine Hippo
     2021-08-08 by Alpine Hippo
     2022-01-21 by Alpine Hippo

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Peak EL from USGS and named. 5790 Crawford Creek Gap is the Col to the nearst higher peak (Shining Rock)
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 90 ft/27 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 130 ft/39 m
  Line Parent: Shining Rock
  Key Col: Crawford Creek Gap    5790 ft/1765 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.54 mi/0.86 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.3692, -82.8633
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Shining Rock  (SSE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Shining Rock Wilderness Area
Topo MapCruso O35082d7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by William Musser.

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