Blackstock Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 440 ft, 134 m

Elevation: 6320+ feet, 1926+ meters

Approx. Isolation: 1.64 mi, 2.63 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6320 - 6360 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6320 ft / 1926 m
    (Range 6320 - 6360 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 44' 17'' N; 82° 19' 7'' W
35.738063, -82.318615 (Dec Deg)
380761E 3955698N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe

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Lists that contain Blackstock Knob:
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #11)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #12)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #14)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #12)
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #147)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2002-04-03 by Kevin Hessler
     2009-07-02 by Jeff Rinehart
     2009-08-13 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-10-24 by Rob Rives
     2011-06-05 by Tom Layton
     2012-10-06 by Nathan Sylvester
     2013-06-14 by Albert Wolff
     2015-07-18 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-11-13 by Bryan Marchant

View ascents of peak by registered members (35 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 520 ft/158 m
  Line Parent: Potato Knob
  Key Col: Rainbow Gap    5880 ft/1792 m
Isolation1.64 mi/2.63 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Potato Knob  (ESE)
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
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapMontreat O35082f3 1:24,000

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