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The Sphinx, North Carolina


Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 2360+ feet, 719+ meters


True Isolation: 0.08 mi, 0.12 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2360 - 2400 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Mashburn Pinnacle
Peak TypeUnofficially Named Peak
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 52' 22'' N, 81° 53' 44'' W
35.872908, -81.895469 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBurke
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 2
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 2)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2018-10-13 by Jonathan Vance

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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 80 ft/24 m
  Key Col: 2360 ft/719 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.08 mi/0.12 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.8725, -81.8942
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    The Chimneys  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsCatawba
Wateree
Santee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Linville Gorge Wilderness Area
Topo MapAshford O35081g8 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the Peakbagger.com database by Rickey Shortt.



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