The Pinnacle, North Carolina

Prominence: 750 ft, 229 m

Elevation: 1690 feet, 515 meters

True Isolation: 29.76 mi, 47.9 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1689 ft / 515 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 12' 28'' N, 81° 18' 46'' W
35.207859, -81.312689 (Dec Deg)
471539 E 3896139 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionGaston (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain The Pinnacle:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #221)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #31)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #338)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 112
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 106)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2011-09-08 by Dennis Stewart
     2015-08-15 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2015-12-19 by Justin P (GPS Track)
     2016-10-29 by Jeb Ware
     2017-12-28 by Henry Pharr
     2018-09-08 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2018-12-02 by Jeffrey Kabel
     2019-03-24 by Jeb Ware
     2019-05-31 by Andrew Karr (GPS Track)
     2020-01-28 by Ben Lostracco
     2020-03-08 by Dominic Paoletti
     2020-05-31 by Jillian Hartlage
     2020-10-11 by Steven Fishback
     2021-02-07 by Brandon Girard
     2021-04-17 by Jeremy Fuerst
     2021-09-26 by Henry Pharr
     2022-11-12 by Eric Gilbertson
     2022-11-27 by David Winston (GPS Track)

Nearby Peak Searches:
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     Elevation Ladder from The Pinnacle
     Prominence Ladder from The Pinnacle

Click on photo for original larger-size version.
Looking north towards the city of Kings Mountain from The Pinnacle's rocky ridge (2020-01-28). Photo by Ben Lostracco.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 750 ft/228 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 770 ft/234 m
  Line Parent: High Rock
  Key Col: 940 ft/287 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 29.76 mi/47.9 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.568153, -81.603122
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    High Rock  (NNW)
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
Topo MapKings Mountain O35081b3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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