Big Butt Mountain, North Carolina/Tennessee

Prominence: 158 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 4838 feet, 1475 meters

True Isolation: 0.42 mi, 0.67 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4838 ft / 1475 m
Local or Alternate Name(s)Alternate: Gravel Knob
Benchmark: Big Rocks Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 3' 57'' N, 82° 37' 59'' W
36.065866, -82.632928 (Dec Deg)
352944 E 3992488 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionMadison

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 67
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Selected Trip Reports:
     1986-08-29 by Lincoln Durey
     1992-04-26 by Terry DelliQuadri
     2015-05-06 by Matt Sedlak
     2016-09-14 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2020-05-30 by Brandon Girard

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 158 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 198 ft/61 m
  Key Col: 4680 ft/1426 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.42 mi/0.67 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.0617, -82.6275
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Gravel Knob  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Bald Mountains
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cherokee National Forest/National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapGreystone O36082a6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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