Hightower Bald, Georgia

Prominence: 808 ft, 246 m

Elevation: 4568 feet, 1392 meters

Approx. Isolation: 2.38 mi, 3.83 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4568 ft / 1392 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 59' 5'' N; 83° 37' 13'' W
34.984696, -83.620297 (Dec Deg)
260820E 3874483N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionTowns

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2008-03-23 by Mark Prosser
     2013-02-09 by Byron Crowe
     2013-11-10 by Dan Hildebrand
     2014-02-23 by Carlie Turk
     2015-04-04 by Jared Salzmann

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 808 ft/246 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 848 ft/258 m
  Key Col: Hightower Gap    3760 ft/1146 m
Isolation2.38 mi/3.83 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Courthouse Bald  (ENE)
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: Georgia Blue Ridge
Drainage BasinsHiwassee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests
Wilderness/Special Area: Southern Nantahala Wilderness Area
Topo MapHightower Bald O34083h5 1:24,000

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