Thompkins Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 920 ft, 281 m

Elevation: 4080+ feet, 1244+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 7.59 mi, 12.21 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4080 - 4120 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4080 ft / 1244 m
    (Range 4080 - 4120 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 14' 24'' N; 81° 28' 39'' W
36.240128, -81.477364 (Dec Deg)
457107E 4010688N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionWilkes (Highest Point)

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     Thomkins Knob at Trip Report for Wilkes, NC by Ken Oeser Trip Report for Wilkes, NC by Shannon Dillmore Trip Report for Wilkes, NC by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Wilkes, NC by Andy Neisler

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Lists that contain Thompkins Knob:
     USA Lower 48 Drainage Basin High Points (Rank #42)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #21)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #68)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-07-11 by Tom Layton
     2010-08-27 by Dave Dunham
     2010-10-10 by pat stout
     2011-03-06 by Richard Oestreicher
     2015-05-22 by jeff branin

View ascents of peak by registered members (28 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 920 ft/281 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1000 ft/305 m
  Key Col: 3160 ft/963 m
Isolation7.59 mi/12.21 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mulatto Mountain  (NNW)
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: N NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage Basins
Pee Dee (HP)
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMaple Springs O36081b4 1:24,000

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