Pinnacle Mountain, Tennessee

Prominence: 1550 ft, 473 m

Elevation: 3520+ feet, 1073+ meters

True Isolation: 5.08 mi, 8.18 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3520 - 3560 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3520 ft / 1073 m
    (Range 3520 - 3560 ft)
Local or Alternate Name(s)High Point Name (English): Buffalo High Point
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 13' 2'' N, 82° 22' 14'' W
36.217176, -82.370612 (Dec Deg)
376806 E 4008908 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionUnicoi
Washington (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Pinnacle Mountain:
     Tennessee Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #17)
     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #69)
     Tennessee County High Points (Rank #14)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #118)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 50
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 45)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2009-09-05 by Tom Owen
     2010-10-10 by Tom Layton
     2011-04-16 by Nathan Sylvester
     2016-10-29 by David Harlow
     2017-07-02 by Lincoln Durey (GPS Track)
     2018-02-20 by Chris Gilsdorf
     2019-07-24 by Ariel Jacala (GPS Track)
     2020-04-19 by Scott Leslie
     2020-06-07 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2020-09-19 by Frederick Dolan
     2021-06-27 by Steven Fishback
     2021-08-26 by Will Waller

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Pinnacle Mountain Lookout. Photo by Chad Love.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1550 ft/473 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1590 ft/485 m
  Key Col: 1970 ft/600 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.08 mi/8.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.1942, -82.2842
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Stone Mountain  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: NE Tennessee Ranges
Drainage BasinsNolichucky
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cherokee National Forest
Topo MapUnicoi O36082b3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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