The Pinnacle, North Carolina

Prominence: 750 ft, 228 m

Elevation: 1690 feet, 515 meters

True Isolation: 29.76 mi, 47.9 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 1689 ft / 515 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 12' 28'' N; 81° 18' 46'' W
35.207859, -81.312689 (Dec Deg)
471539E 3896139N Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionGaston (Highest Point)

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     The Pinnacle at Trip Report for Gaston, NC by Walt O'Neil Trip Report for Gaston, NC by Edward Earl Trip Report for Gaston, NC by Don Desrosiers Trip Report for Gaston, NC by Adam Helman

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Lists that contain The Pinnacle:
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #31)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #338)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-09-08 by Dennis Stewart
     2015-08-15 by Bradley Reese (GPS Track)

View ascents of peak by registered members (38 total)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 750 ft/228 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 770 ft/234 m
  Key Col: 940 ft/287 m
Isolation29.76 mi/47.9 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    High Rock  (NW)
Isolation Limit Point: 35° 34' 5'' N; 81° 36' 11'' W
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Western Carolina Piedmont
Drainage Basins
Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapKings Mountain O35081b3 1:24,000

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