Masa Knob, North Carolina/Tennessee

Prominence: 166 ft, 50 m

Elevation: 5680+ feet, 1731+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.72 mi, 1.16 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5680 - 5720 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5680 ft / 1731 m
    (Range 5680 - 5720 ft)
SubpeaksCharlies Bunion-Tourist Bunion (5536 ft/1687 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 38' 5'' N; 83° 22' 41'' W
35.634708, -83.377939 (Dec Deg)
284678E 3946038N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionSwain

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Lists that contain Masa Knob:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #60)
     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #17)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #68)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1999 by pat stout
     2009-03-06 by Jeff Rinehart
     2013-05-27 by Debbie Melita
     2014-06-15 by Dan Hildebrand
     2014-10-20 by Jared Salzmann

View ascents of peak by registered members (23 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 166 ft/50 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 206 ft/62 m
  Key Col: 5514 ft/1681 m
Isolation0.72 mi/1.16 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Kephart  (WSW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Ridges/DividesGreat Smoky Crest
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapMount Le Conte O35083f4 1:24,000

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