Catherine Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 1135 ft, 346 m

Elevation: 4175 feet, 1273 meters

True Isolation: 12.27 mi, 19.75 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4175 ft / 1273 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 28' 2'' N, 81° 12' 58'' W
36.467107, -81.216207 (Dec Deg)
480629 E 4035781 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAlleghany (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Catherine Knob:
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #57)
     North Carolina Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #59)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #45)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #20)
     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #191)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #64)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 35
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 32)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-07-18 by Tom Layton
     2010-11-07 by pat stout (Unsuccessful)
     2011-08-26 by Dave Dunham
     2018-02-22 by Henry Pharr
     2018-11-25 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2019-06-17 by Ben Lostracco
     2019-09-28 by Will Waller
     2022-12-03 by Powen Ru (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1135 ft/346 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1175 ft/358 m
  Key Col: 3040 ft/927 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 12.27 mi/19.75 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.645, -81.2083
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Buck Mountain - Peak 4193  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWhitehead O36081d2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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