Benn Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 400 ft, 122 m

Elevation: 2880+ feet, 878+ meters

True Isolation: 2.04 mi, 3.28 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2880 - 2920 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2879 ft / 878 m
    (Range 2879 - 2919 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 33' 55'' N, 81° 39' 38'' W
35.565349, -81.660433 (Dec Deg)
440151 E 3935942 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBurke
Cleveland (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Benn Knob:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #102)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #25)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #164)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 37
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 36)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2011-01-01 by Tom Layton
     2015-04-26 by Edward Earl
     2016-06-04 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2016-07-10 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2017-06-23 by Henry Pharr
     2018-06-29 by Will Waller
     2018-11-30 by Henry Pharr
     2019-03-17 by Henry Pharr
     2019-06-24 by Ben Lostracco
     2020-02-16 by Jeb Ware
     2020-12-05 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2021-07-30 by Henry Pharr
     2021-12-19 by Brandon Girard (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 400 ft/122 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 480 ft/146 m
  Line Parent: Icy Knob
  Key Col: 2480 ft/756 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.04 mi/3.28 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.585, -81.6875
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hickory Knob  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Western Carolina Piedmont
Drainage Basins
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: South Mountains State Park
Topo MapBenn Knob O35081e6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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