Mount Pisgah, North Carolina

Prominence: 1361 ft, 415 m

Elevation: 5721 feet, 1744 meters

True Isolation: 5.6 mi, 9.02 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5721 ft / 1744 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 25' 33'' N, 82° 45' 25'' W
35.425898, -82.756822 (Dec Deg)
340514 E 3921693 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe

Search Engines - search the web for "Mount Pisgah":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Mt. Pisgah at
     Pisgah; Mount at
     Weather for Mount Pisgah at
     Mount Pisgah at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio)

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Mount Pisgah:
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #62)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #55)
     North Carolina Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #38)
     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #111)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 171
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 158)

Selected Trip Reports:
     1988-08-27 by Adam Kanipe
     1996-09 by G. Ringle
     2001-05-21 by Kevin Hessler
     2004-08-07 by Jack Magaw (GPS Track)
     2009-08-14 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-10-09 by Scott Gustafson
     2010-10-30 by doc lawler
     2012-03-06 by Richard Oestreicher
     2013-06-27 by Dave Dunham
     2013-08-03 by Adam Kanipe
     2014-05-27 by Scott Chruszcz
     2014-07-19 by David Darby (GPS Track)
     2015-04-03 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2015-04-03 by Rusty Shackleford
     2015-07-08 by Chris M
     2016-06-30 by Mike Stinson
     2017-02-12 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2017-06-25 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2018-10-18 by Ariel Jacala
     2018-10-31 by Henry Pharr
     2020-06-18 by Stav Basis
     2020-08-28 by William Musser (GPS Track)
     2020-11-07 by Thomas Marshall (GPS Track)
     2021-01-03 by Brooks Sizemore
     2021-08-24 by Barrett Wood
     2022-05-30 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2022-10-09 by Justin P (GPS Track)
     2022-11-10 by Karli Wilson (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Mount Pisgah
     Elevation Ladder from Mount Pisgah
     Prominence Ladder from Mount Pisgah

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
View from the top of Mount Pisgah, with iconic Cold Mountain in the background (2012-10-23). Photo by Bruce Hicks.
Click here for larger-size photo.
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1361 ft/415 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1401 ft/427 m
  Key Col: Cherry Gap    4360 ft/1329 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 5.6 mi/9.02 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.41, -82.8542
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cold Mountain  (WSW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Cradle of Forestry OCD
Topo MapCruso O35082d7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
Dynamic Map

 Mount Pisgah    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map

Other Photos

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Mount Pisgah from the east. The track of the old cable railway can be seen descending from the radio tower (1964-03-30). Photo by Dan Moore.
Click here for larger-size photo.

This page has been served 6681 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2023 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service