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Rich Mountain, North Carolina


Prominence: 520 ft, 159 m

Elevation: 4360+ feet, 1329+ meters


True Isolation: 1.69 mi, 2.73 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4360 - 4400 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4360 ft / 1329 m
    (Range 4360 - 4400 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 9' 44'' N, 81° 42' 34'' W
36.162236, -81.709485 (Dec Deg)
436187 E 4002176 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionWatauga
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-08-16 by Tom Layton
     2011-10-16 by Tom Layton
     2016-12-11 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2018-10-24 by Henry Pharr

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One of at least three summits in Watauga County known as Rich Mountain. The other two are higher and north of Boone. This is in the Moses Cone Park near Blowing Rock.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 520 ft/159 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 600 ft/183 m
  Key Col: 3840 ft/1170 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.69 mi/2.73 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.1625, -81.6792
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Flat Top Mountain  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsNew
Kanawha
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBoone O36081b6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Tom Layton.



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