Tricorner Knob, North Carolina/Tennessee

Prominence: 25 ft, 8 m

Elevation: 6145 feet, 1873 meters

True Isolation: 0.34 mi, 0.55 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6145 ft / 1873 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 41' 45'' N, 83° 15' 16'' W
35.695761, -83.254352 (Dec Deg)
296026 E 3952547 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     (Alternate) South Beyond 6000 (Rank #25)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Unranked)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 72
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 63)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1992-04-17 by Terry DelliQuadri
     2002-04-24 by Kevin Hessler
     2006-03-29 by Bill Oswald
     2007-03-30 by Brian Stansberry
     2009-03-07 by Jeff Rinehart
     2010-12-18 by Rob Carter
     2011-02-20 by Eric Bruce
     2012-03-31 by Nathan Sylvester
     2013-06-23 by Joe Rego
     2016-05-14 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2017-07-16 by Albert Wolff
     2018-04-28 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2018-07-08 by Chris Gilsdorf
     2020-09-19 by Scott Leslie
     2021-01-02 by Brandon Girard
     2021-09-12 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2021-10-20 by Patrick Clay

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Tricorner Knob summit cairn (2021-06-24). Photo by Jason Crane.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 25 ft/8 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 65 ft/20 m
  Line Parent: Mount Yonaguska
  Key Col: 6120 ft/1865 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.34 mi/0.55 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.7025, -83.2558
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Yonaguska  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Ridges/DividesGreat Smoky Crest
Drainage BasinsMajor Triple Divide Point
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapMount Guyot O35083f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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