Yellow Face, North Carolina

Prominence: 312 ft, 96 m

Elevation: 6032 feet, 1839 meters

True Isolation: 1.05 mi, 1.69 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6032 ft / 1839 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 27' 3'' N, 83° 9' 3'' W
35.450866, -83.150699 (Dec Deg)
304813 E 3925170 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionJackson

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Lists that contain Yellow Face:
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #31)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #36)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #32)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #30)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 116
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 110)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2001-12-20 by Kevin Hessler
     2009-08-15 by Ben Lostracco
     2010-05-08 by doc lawler
     2012-04-06 by William Sanderson
     2012-07-30 by Tommy Cox
     2012-08-12 by Shannon Dillmore
     2013-01-21 by Eric Bruce
     2014-03-23 by Bobby Schultz
     2014-07-26 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2015-04-05 by Marcus Lostracco
     2015-05-23 by Matthew Sleeper
     2015-05-29 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2016-04-05 by Bryan Marchant
     2016-04-16 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2016-07-23 by Mike Stinson
     2016-11-13 by Dylan Addis (GPS Track)
     2017-07-22 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2017-09-28 by Jonathan Smyer (GPS Track)
     2018-09-30 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2018-10-19 by Keith Turner
     2019-08-17 by Tom Layton
     2019-11-21 by Mike Trimble (GPS Track)
     2019-12-28 by Jonathan Vance
     2020-05-30 by Barrett Wood
     2020-08-01 by Patrick Clay
     2020-08-27 by William Musser
     2020-08-30 by Scott Leslie
     2021-01-16 by Brooks Sizemore
     2021-03-06 by Jeb Ware (GPS Track)
     2021-04-16 by Scott Leslie
     2021-12-14 by Henry Pharr

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yellow face from waterrock knob parking area (2016-07-06). Photo by Rian Laub.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 312 ft/96 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 352 ft/108 m
  Line Parent: Waterrock Knob
  Key Col: 5720 ft/1743 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.05 mi/1.69 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.4633, -83.14
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Waterrock Knob  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Plott Balsams
Drainage BasinsTuckasegee
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSylva North O35083d2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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At the summit during a snowstorm (2021-01-16). Photo by Brooks Sizemore.
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