Gingercake Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 410 ft, 125 m

Elevation: 4120+ feet, 1256+ meters

True Isolation: 1.06 mi, 1.71 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4120 - 4160 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4120 ft / 1256 m
    (Range 4120 - 4160 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 56' 20'' N, 81° 53' 26'' W
35.938773, -81.890582 (Dec Deg)
419671 E 3977524 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBurke

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 32
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1997-04 e by William Musser
     2012-02-18 by Tom Layton
     2013-07-28 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2015-03-15 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2018-01-15 by Henry Pharr
     2020-04-07 by Scott Leslie
     2021-02-28 by Brandon Girard
     2021-10-02 by Jillian Hartlage (GPS Track)
     2021-12-05 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2022-03-05 by Brandon Girard (GPS Track)

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3710 saddle in the Jonas ridge is the Col between the higher peak Long Arm Mountain and the Ginger Cake - Sitting Bear twin peak. Ginger is slighty higher
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 410 ft/125 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 450 ft/137 m
  Key Col: 3710 ft/1131 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.06 mi/1.71 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.9525, -81.8992
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Long Arm Mountain  (NNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsCatawba
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Linville Gorge Wilderness Area (Highest Point)
Topo MapLinville Falls O35081h8 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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