Yellow Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 1527 ft, 466 m

Elevation: 5127 feet, 1563 meters

Approx. Isolation: 15.52 mi, 24.97 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5127 ft / 1563 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 8' 9'' N; 83° 11' 28'' W
35.135837, -83.191159 (Dec Deg)
300368E 3890305N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionJackson

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     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #452)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #154)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #173)
     Carolina Lookout Tower Challenge (Rank #7)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-11-22 by Jeff Rinehart
     2014-11-22 by Jared Salzmann

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1527 ft/466 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1567 ft/478 m
  Key Col: Tanasee Gap    3600 ft/1097 m
Isolation15.52 mi/24.97 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Rich Mountain Bald  (NE)
Not verified: May be a major NHN that is not in the database.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: South NC Blue Ridge Crest (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsLittle Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapGlenville O35083b2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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