Three Top Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 1269 ft, 387 m

Elevation: 5000+ feet, 1524+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 2.42 mi, 3.9 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5000 - 5040 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5000 ft / 1524 m
    (Range 5000 - 5040 ft)
SubpeaksThree Top Mountain-Big Rock (5000 ft/1524 m)
Three Top Mountain-Peak 4880 (4880 ft/1487 m)
Three Top Mountain-Peak 4770 (4770 ft/1454 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 25' 29'' N; 81° 35' 3'' W
36.4246, -81.584256 (Dec Deg)
447626E 4031203N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAshe

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     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #181)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2009-03-07 by Shannon Dillmore (Unsuccessful)
     2012-07-07 by jeff branin
     2012-08-25 by Tom Layton

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Three Top Mountain (2016-04-08). Photo by Jonathan Blackwell.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1269 ft/387 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1309 ft/399 m
  Key Col: 3731 ft/1137 m
Isolation2.42 mi/3.9 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Bluff Mountain  (SSE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Beech-Snake-Rich
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWarrensville O36081d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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