Howards Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 0 ft, 0 m

Elevation: 4420 feet, 1347 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0 mi, 0 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4420 ft / 1347 m
Peak TypeSlope Point, subsidiary to
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 13' 51'' N; 81° 40' 35'' W
36.230726, -81.676395 (Dec Deg)
439216E 4009752N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionWatauga

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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-09-16 by Tom Layton
     2012-10-16 by Tom Layton
     2015-08-01 by Tom Layton
     2016-07-31 by Tom Layton

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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 0 ft/0 m
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  Key Col: 4420 ft/1347 m
Isolation0 mi/0 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Howards Knob  (WNW)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Beech-Snake-Rich
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapBoone O36081b6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Cody Hamby.

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