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Sugar Mountain, North Carolina


Prominence: 1080 ft, 329 m

Elevation: 5200+ feet, 1585+ meters


True Isolation: 3.15 mi, 5.07 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5200 - 5240 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5200 ft / 1585 m
    (Range 5200 - 5240 ft)
Highest SummitPinnacle of the Sugar
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 7' 30'' N, 81° 52' 34'' W
36.124876, -81.875994 (Dec Deg)
421172 E 3998154 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAvery
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Lists that contain Sugar Mountain:
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #151)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #132)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 39
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 38)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-10-18 by Tom Layton
     2011-09-18 by Shannon Dillmore
     2012-05-09 by Wilson Eury
     2018-04-12 by Henry Pharr

Nearby Peak Searches:
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1080 ft/329 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1160 ft/353 m
  Key Col: Bower Gap    4120 ft/1256 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 3.15 mi/5.07 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.0967, -81.8317
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Linville Peak  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
South Blue Ridge
Drainage BasinsMajor Triple Divide Point
Catawba
Wateree
Santee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean



Nolichucky
French Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Watauga
South Fork Holston
Holston
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapNewland O36081a8 1:24,000
Ski AreaSugar Mountain
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map



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