Beech Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 80 ft, 25 m

Elevation: 5160+ feet, 1573+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.63 mi, 1.02 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5160 - 5200 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 5160 ft / 1573 m
    (Range 5160 - 5200 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 23' 13'' N; 82° 46' 55'' W
35.386898, -82.781997 (Dec Deg)
338150E 3917408N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-09-10 by Jeff Rinehart (Unsuccessful)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 80 ft/25 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Key Col: 5080 ft/1548 m
Isolation0.63 mi/1.02 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Fryingpan Mountain  (NE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapCruso O35082d7 1:24,000
This peak was submitted to the database by Jeff Rinehart.

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