Fisher Peak, North Carolina/Virginia

Prominence: 900 ft, 274 m

Elevation: 3580+ feet, 1091+ meters

True Isolation: 14.86 mi, 23.91 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3580 - 3600 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3580 ft / 1091 m
    (Range 3580 - 3600 ft)
SubpeaksFisher Peak Southwest (3222 ft/982 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 33' 35'' N, 80° 49' 24'' W
36.559812, -80.823309 (Dec Deg)
515811 E 4046057 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionSurry (Highest Point)
Carroll (Highest Point)

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     Fisher Peak at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio) Trip Report for Carroll, VA by Michael Schwartz Trip Report for Carroll, VA by Ryan Richardson Trip Report for Carroll, VA by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Surry, NC by Mike Schwartz Trip Report for Surry, NC by Don Desrosiers

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Lists that contain Fisher Peak:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #74)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #23)
     Virginia County/Ind. City High Points (Rank #33)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #109)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 51
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 48)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-07-11 by Tom Layton
     2010-08-28 by Dave Dunham
     2011-03-07 by Richard Oestreicher
     2011-09-15 by Dennis Stewart
     2016-10-27 by Ben Lostracco
     2017-12-01 by Will Waller
     2018-01-25 by Henry Pharr
     2019-07-25 by jeff branin
     2021-05-15 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)
     2021-10-21 by Jim Jackson
     2022-05-30 by will shore

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Click on photo for original larger-size version.
The Fisher Peak trail is shaded and surrounded by forest nearly the entire distance, until it opens up on the summit. This photo was taken 0.17 mi from the TH (2021-10-21). Photo by Jim Jackson.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 900 ft/274 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 940 ft/286 m
  Key Col: 2680 ft/817 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 14.86 mi/23.91 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.4517, -81.0542
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bullhead Mountain-Northeast Summit  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: South Virginia Blue Ridge
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapLambsburg O36080e7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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