Linville Peak, North Carolina

Prominence: 65 ft, 20 m

Elevation: 5305 feet, 1617 meters

True Isolation: 0.18 mi, 0.29 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5305 ft / 1617 m
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Grandfather Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 5' 40'' N, 81° 50' 0'' W
36.094382, -81.833291 (Dec Deg)
424986 E 3994738 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAvery

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 78
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2012-10-05 by Ben Kemp
     2013-08-29 by Tom Layton
     2015-05-17 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2016-03-22 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2017-08-28 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2018-10-03 by Henry Pharr
     2020-06-21 by Stav Basis
     2022-09-25 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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Linville peak on right after crossing the Grandfather mile-high swing bridge. Benchmark "SWINGING 1971" (2022-09-25). Photo by Steven Fishback.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 65 ft/20 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 105 ft/32 m
  Line Parent: MacRae Peak
  Key Col: Swinging Bridge    5240 ft/1597 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.18 mi/0.29 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.0967, -81.8317
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    MacRae Peak  (NNE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsCatawba
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapGrandfather Mountain O36081a7 1:24,000
Data SourceGPS Reading or LIDAR
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