Whim Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 341 ft, 104 m

Elevation: 5501 feet, 1677 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.99 mi, 1.6 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5501 ft / 1677 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 33' 8'' N; 83° 9' 24'' W
35.552171, -83.156634 (Dec Deg)
304520E 3936419N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #85)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #95)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2012-08-12 by Shannon Dillmore

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 341 ft/104 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 381 ft/116 m
  Line Parent: Buck Knob
  Key Col: Garretts Gap    5160 ft/1573 m
Isolation0.99 mi/1.6 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Buck Knob  (E)
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
Range6: Balsam Mountain
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapBunches Bald O35083e2 1:24,000

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