Snake Mountain-North Peak, North Carolina/Tennessee

Prominence: 38 ft, 12 m

Elevation: 5518 feet, 1682 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.5 mi, 0.81 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5518 ft / 1682 m
Alternate Name(s)Snake Benchmark
Peak TypeSub-Peak, subsidiary to Snake Mountain
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 20' 18'' N; 81° 42' 22'' W
36.338297, -81.706107 (Dec Deg)
436633E 4021703N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionWatauga
Johnson (Highest Point)

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     Snake Benchmark at Trip Report for Johnson, TN by Ken Oeser

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Lists that contain Snake Mountain-North Peak:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     CoHP High Five List (Rank #86)
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #21)
     Tennessee County High Points (Rank #5)
     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Unranked)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #15)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #17)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #26)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Unranked)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2010-09-05 by Tom Layton
     2014-08-03 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (31 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 38 ft/12 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 78 ft/24 m
  Key Col: 5480 ft/1670 m
Isolation0.5 mi/0.81 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Snake Mountain  (S)
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 Basins
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

South Fork Holston
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapZionville O36081c6 1:24,000

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