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RankPeak Elev-Ft
(Avg)
 Prom-Ft
(Avg)
StateRange (Level 4)Isol-Mi
1.Mount Mitchell66846091NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1189.0
2.Mount Craig6647307NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
3.Clingmans Dome66434513TN/NCGreat Smoky Mountains70.7
4.Mount Guyot66211601NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains16.7
5.Balsam Cone6620400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
5.Cattail Peak6620160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
7.Mount Le Conte65931360TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.2
 Mount Le Conte-Cliff Top6555135TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4
8.Mount Gibbes6540440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.1
 Clingmans Peak654080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.4
 Potato Hill6475135NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3
 Mount Le Conte-Myrtle Point644340TNGreat Smoky Mountains.3
 Potato Knob642080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
9.Mount Chapman6417597NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.5
10.Richland Balsam64103030NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges27.1
11.Old Black6370190NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.7
 Mount Le Conte-West Point6344124TNGreat Smoky Mountains.5
12.Blackstock Knob6340480NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6
 Mount Hallback6329149NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
13.Celo Knob6327627NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5
14.Waterrock Knob62921947NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges10.7
15.Mount Washington62886158NHWhite Mountains819.6
16.Roan High Knob62853505NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges18.8
17.Roan High Bluff6267167NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
18.Mount Lyn Lowry6260400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
18.Browning Knob6260160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3
20.Luftee Knob6234334NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.5
21.Gibbs Mountain6220160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
 Percys Peak6220120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3
 Cloudland Mountain622080NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.5
22.Mount Kephart6217677NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.8
23.Black Balsam Knob6214989NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges7.1
24.Winter Star Mountain6203303NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
25.Mount Collins6188465NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.7
26.Grassy Ridge Bald6180668NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.4
27.Marks Knob6169269NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.4
28.Big Cataloochee Mountain6155655NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.6
29.Mount Hardy6140800NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5
29.Tricorner Knob6140200TN/NCGreat Smoky Mountains.6
 Mount Ambler6140106NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.5
 Grassy Ridge614080NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4
 Mount Hardison6134114NCGreat Smoky Mountains.6
 Ball Crag610631NHWhite Mountains.3
31.Craggy Dome61001040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5
31.Reinhart Knob6100240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
 Thermo Knob610080NCGreat Smoky Mountains.5
33.Plott Balsam Mountain6088388NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.7
34.Sam Knob6060400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2
34.Grassy Cove Top6060360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
34.Tennent Mountain6060160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
37.Yellow Face6032332NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2
38.Cold Mountain60301010NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.3
39.Shining Rock6020280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
39.Chestnut Bald6020200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6
41.Mount Sequoyah6003183NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.9
42.Anakeesta Knob5988248TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.3
43.Pinnacle Lead5980200TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.2
 Silvermine Bald598080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4
44.Cataloochee Balsam59701547NCGreat Smoky Mountains6.2
45.Grandfather Mountain59462446NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front14.8
46.Big Butt5940720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.7
46.Rough Butt Bald5940520NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.3
46.Bullhead Mountain5940360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
46.Cold Spring Knob5940320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.9
46.Andrews Bald5940200NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.5
51.Laurel Top5907447NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains3.4
52.Chiltoes Mountain5900320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.3
52.Attic Window Peak5900280NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8
52.Green Knob5900160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
 Flower Knob5900120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
 Stairs Mountain5900110NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
55.Craggy Pinnacle5892233NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
56.Lone Bald5880300NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3
57.Little Sam Knob5862202NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
58.Eagle Rocks5849349NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4
59.MacRae Peak5845185NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.2
60.Mount Sterling5842663NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.4
61.Spot Knob5820240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
61.Round Bald5820200NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
 Jane Bald582080NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.8
63.Blackrock Mountain5810190NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
64.Mount Mingus5802530TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.3
65.Mount Adams5799861NHWhite Mountains3.1
66.Old Bald5780240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
 Dog Loser Knob5761141NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
67.Balsam High Top5740280NCGreat Smoky Mountains.8
67.Herrin Knob5740240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
67.Little Bearpen North5740160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4
 Devils Courthouse5740120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
70.Mount Rogers57292469VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges40.5
71.Mount Pisgah57211381NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.8
 Agiocochook Crag571819NHWhite Mountains.5
72.Point Misery5715375NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
73.Mount Jefferson5712753NHWhite Mountains1.7
74.Lickstone Bald5700806NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.4
74.Steestachee Bald5700560NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.4
74.Peak 56805700324NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.5
74.Anakeesta Ridge5700280TNGreat Smoky Mountains.9
74.Flat Spring Knob5700200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4
74.Craggy Gardens5700200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
74.Masa Knob5700186NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.7
81.The Pinnacle5665485NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.0
82.Little Bald Knob5660532NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.8
 Nelson Crag563535NHWhite Mountains.3
83.Buck Knob5620440NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.1
83.Brown Lead5620320NCGreat Smoky Mountains.7
83.Graveyard Ridge5620200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
 Little Butt562080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
 Grassy Bald5613113NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
86.Silers Bald5607247NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains3.3
87.Hump Mountain5587927NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.7
 Sam Adams5585103NHWhite Mountains.4
88.Rich Mountain Bald5583363NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.3
89.Huckleberry Knob55803440NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front29.4
89.Snake Mountain55802280NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges16.2
89.Laurel Patch Bald5580320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
89.Charlies Bunion5580160NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.5
89.Buck Knob5580160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.3
89.Tanasee Bald5580160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
 Beartrap Knob5580120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
 Jenkins Knob558073NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.2
95.Campbell Lick5576236NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.8
96.Gage Bald5574194NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
97.Porters-False Peak5572272NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.3
 Bear Ridge554888NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
98.Whitetop Mountain55401080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.7
98.Elk Knob55401040NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.8
98.Hemphill Bald5540360NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.2
98.Charley Bald5540200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4
 Wilburn Ridge5540120VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4
 Thomas Knob5540120VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4
 Mount Clay5533149NHWhite Mountains.9
 Big Pine Mountain553373NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3
102.Thunderhead Mountain55271107NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.9
 Pine Mountain5526146VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.3
 Old Butt Knob5525145NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
 Bigelow Lawn Hill552279NHWhite Mountains.9
 Snake Mountain-North Peak551858NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.5
103.Big Bald55162576NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges15.9
104.Little Yellow Mountain5504651NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.2
 Boott Spur5502118NHWhite Mountains.5
105.Whim Knob5501361NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.0
106.Beech Mountain55001480NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.4
106.Bunches Bald55001004NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.1
106.Big Junction East5500280NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.6
106.Wooly Tops Mountain5500200TNGreat Smoky Mountains.9
106.Setzer Mountain5500200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
106.Brush Fence Ridge5500160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
112.Standing Indian54992839NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front32.4
113.Pecks Corner South5490190NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.0
 Walker Knob5482142NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2
114.Doubletop Mountain5481941NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.8
 Beartown Mountain5480140NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.0
115.Haw Knob5472212NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8
116.Snaggy Bald5471571NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.9
117.Blockhouse Mountain5470610NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.3
118.Lost Knob5467167NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
119.Wine Spring Bald54601720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.8
119.Breakneck Ridge5460560NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.9
119.Little Hump Mountain5460480NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
119.Hawk Mountain5460320NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.8
119.Peak 54405460280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
119.Big Yellow Mountain5460200NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.1
 Soco Bald546080NCGreat Smoky Mountains.4
 The Sawteeth5452112NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.6
125.Coxcomb Mountain54431183NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.5
 Rocky Top544161NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.5
126.Hooper Bald5429169NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8
127.Walker Bald5420680NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.4
127.Pinnacle Bald5420280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
127.Bald Knob5420200NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.7
127.Parker Knob5420160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
 John Quincy Adams541066NHWhite Mountains.3
 Monticello Lawn Peak540723NHWhite Mountains.3
131.Peak 54015401341NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
132.Stratton Bald53801080NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.5
132.Snowball Mountain5380480NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
132.Graybeard Mountain5380360NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.8
132.Sugarland Mountain-Middle Peak5380320TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.2
132.Sugartree Licks North5380240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.5
137.Peregrine Peak5375195TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.0
138.Rich Mountain Bald5372952NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
138.Mount Monroe5372264NHWhite Mountains1.0
140.Mount Madison5366466NHWhite Mountains.6
 Abigail Adams535550NHWhite Mountains.3
141.Mount Marcy53444919NYAdirondack Mountains129.6
142.Wayah Bald5342162NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2
143.Crabtree Bald53402720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges11.6
143.Rocky Bald5340440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3
143.Fryingpan Mountain5340400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.4
 The Narrows534080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2
146.Moody Top5320340NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.0
147.Big Bald53071167NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.7
148.Little Bald Mountain5300360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
148.Big Bald5300360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
148.Birdstand Mountain5300280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.2
148.Little Pisgah Mountain5300200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
 Linville Peak530080NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8
152.Horseshoe Mountain5288268TNGreat Smoky Mountains.8
 Bearpen Knob528868NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
 Adams 5528438NHWhite Mountains.5
 Katahdin-South Peak527060MELongfellow Mountains.3
153.Katahdin52684293MELongfellow Mountains158.3
154.Heintooga Bald5266206NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.1
155.High Top5263403NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.8
156.Mount Lafayette52603360NHWhite Mountains17.3
156.Tusquitee Bald52601760NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges8.0
156.Yellow Bald52601040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.2
156.Rocky Knob South5260200NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8
 Brier Ridge526080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.9
160.Copper Ridge Bald52561020NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.9
161.Saddle Tree Gap Peak5249389NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.6
162.Lane Pinnacle5230610NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6
163.Sugar Mountain52201120NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.2
163.Siler Bald52201080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.3
163.Hanging Rock52201040NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.0
163.Cold Spring Knob5220360NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.6
163.Little Bald5220320NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.1
163.Albert Mountain5220240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.4
169.Potato Hill Bald5219328NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.4
170.Brier Knob5215355NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.5
170.Potrock Bald5215195NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
 Maddron Bald521246TNGreat Smoky Mountains.9
 Mount Monroe-West Peak520760NHWhite Mountains.3
 Tater Hill519494NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.7
172.Unaka Mountain51901450NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges8.9
172.High Rocks5190730NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.5
174.Lower Hughes Ridge5188368NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.7
175.Coward Bald5187327NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
 Ledge Bald5184114NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.4
176.The Peak5180880NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges5.6
176.Newton Bald5180600NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.9
176.Nettle Creek Bald5180598NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.1
176.Cosby Knob5180486NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.7
176.South Hooper Bald5180440NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8
176.Licklog Mountain5180200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.8
176.Beech Mountain-East Summit5180200NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
 Beech Knob5180120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.6
 Elk Hollow Ridge5180120NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
 Hangover518080NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.4
183.Upper Highland Ridge5166266NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.2
 High Knob5163103NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3
184.Sandymush Bald5152492NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.7
185.Peak 51495149249NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
186.Indian Knob5137437NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.4
187.De Armond Bald5136196NCGreat Smoky Mountains.6
188.Yellow Mountain51271547NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front15.5
189.Algonquin Peak51152113NYAdirondack Mountains3.8
190.Rich Benchmark5106526NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.2
191.Bluff Mountain51001640NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.1
191.Green Knob5100800NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.0
191.Pilot Mountain5100541NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.6
191.Haw Orchard Mountain5100440VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.9
191.Big Butt5100360NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.9
191.Yellow Spot5100240NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.9
191.Rocky Bald5100220NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
 Ross Knob5100102NCGreat Smoky Mountains.7
 Cabin Ridge510080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
198.Mount Lincoln5089189NHWhite Mountains.8
199.Purchase Knob5086346NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.5
200.Bearwallow Knob5085305NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.7
201.North Eaglenest Mountain5071531NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.0
202.Mount Squires5070210NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.5
203.Soco Gap North5065245NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.3
203.Docks Gap East5065165NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.2
205.Cheoah Bald50622377NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges8.2
206.Little Bald Knob5060640NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.0
206.Mount Davis5060360NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.6
206.Perry Top5060360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5
206.Big Scaly5060320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.2
206.Cataloochee Divide5060280NCGreat Smoky Mountains.9
206.Fie Top5060240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.8
206.Dead Line Ridge5060160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
 Big Pinnacle5060120VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.3
213.Green Knob5056523NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.3
214.Becks Bald5053433NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.8
 Seniard Mountain505272NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.4
215.Ridgepole Mountain5043703NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.0
216.Cammerer Ridge5042800NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.2
217.Eaglenest Ridge5040220NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9
218.Three Top Mountain50201289NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.4
218.Shortoff Mountain5020920NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.0
218.Yellow Mountain5020679NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.6
218.Blue Knob5020600NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2
218.Lower Hyatt Ridge5020600NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.1
218.Sunup Knob5020200NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.7
218.Three Top Mountain-Big Rock5020160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.1
 Mount Truman5020120NHWhite Mountains.4
 Pinnacle Mountain502080NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.5
 Mount Franklin502050NHWhite Mountains.4
 Matlock Bald501474NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7
225.Boteler Peak50101331NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.1
 Peak 49604980280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1
 Weatherman Bald4980160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5
 Elk Garden Ridge4980120VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.9
 Hawkbill Rock4980120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5

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