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Cattail Peak, North Carolina


Prominence: 120 ft, 37 m

Elevation: 6600+ feet, 2012+ meters


Approx. Isolation: 1.47 mi, 2.36 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6600 - 6640 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6600 ft / 2012 m
    (Range 6600 - 6640 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 47' 54'' N; 82° 15' 23'' W
35.798413, -82.256502 (Dec Deg)
386464E 3962318N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionYancey
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-04-02 by Kevin Hessler
     2007-05-28 by Brian Stansberry
     2010-06-12 by Nathan Sylvester
     2010-06-17 by William Sanderson
     2011-09-12 by Dennis Stewart
     2012-05-17 by Tommy Cox
     2012-05-20 by Wilson Eury
     2013-06-01 by Tom Layton
     2013-10-21 by Vic Hanson
     2014-03-02 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)
     2014-05-17 by Marcus Lostracco (GPS Track)
     2014-06-03 by Eric Bruce
     2014-08-03 by Albert Wolff

View ascents of peak by registered Peakbagger.com members (79 total)

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Mt Craig and the Black Mountain Crest from Mt Mitchell (2014-05-20). Photo by Rian Laub.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Line Parent: Balsam Cone
  Key Col: 6480 ft/1975 m
Isolation1.47 mi/2.36 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Craig  (SSW)
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: Black Mountains
Ridges/DividesBlack Mountains Crest
Black Mountains Crest
Drainage BasinsNolichucky
French Broad
Tennessee
Ohio
Mississippi
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Black Mountain-Middle Creek RNA
Topo MapMount Mitchell O35082g3 1:24,000
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