Hump Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 907 ft, 277 m

Elevation: 5587 feet, 1703 meters

Approx. Isolation: 4.71 mi, 7.58 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5587 ft / 1703 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 8' 25'' N; 82° 0' 43'' W
36.140336, -82.011924 (Dec Deg)
408958E 3999988N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAvery

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     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #71)
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2003-04-29 by Alan Beck
     2012-04-06 by Tom Layton
     2015-04-05 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2015-06-07 by Tomoko Nakajima
     2016-04-19 by PJ Anderer (GPS Track)

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The AT approach of Hump Mountain from the north (2016-04-19). Photo by PJ Anderer.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 907 ft/277 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 947 ft/289 m
  Key Col: Yellow Mountain Gap    4680 ft/1426 m
Isolation4.71 mi/7.58 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Grassy Ridge  (SW)
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: Roan-Unaka Mountains
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

South Fork Holston
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapWhite Rocks Mountain O36082b1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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