Key Col for Craggy Dome

Col Elevation: 5080- feet, 1548- meters

Key Col for:Craggy Dome  (6080 ft/1853 m)
Key Col Elevation Info:Elevation range: 5080 - 5040 ft
    (40-foot contour interval)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 44' 20'' N, 82° 20' 30'' W
35.738979, -82.341538 (Dec Deg)
ProminenceClean: 1000 ft/305 m
Optimistic: 1080 ft/329 m
Average: 1040 ft/317 m
Prominence Parentage:Line Parent: Blackstock Knob
Prominence Parent: Mount Mitchell
Island Parent: Mount Mitchell
Ridgewalk Distance:4.92 mi/7.92 km
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe

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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Black Mountains
Drainage BasinsFrench Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapMontreat    O35082f3    1:24,000

Detailed Ridgewalk Listing

The table below lists the peaks and cols that lie on the path from Craggy Dome to its Key Col and onward to its Line Parent.  This route is the highest possible path that follows ridgecrests from the peak to higher ground. It corresponds to the yellow line on the map above.  Note: This feature is preliminary. There may be errors in the ridgewalk data and/or bugs in the code that give misleading results. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Ridge PointElev-ftProm-ftRidge Name(s)Basins to each sideDist-miCumulative-mi
START: Craggy Dome60801000    
(Unnamed Col)5600   0.340.34
Bullhead Mountain5920320  0.590.93
(Unnamed Col)5480   0.841.77
Locust Knob54800  0.091.87
KEY COL: (Unnamed Col)5080   0.942.81
Walker Knob5482122  0.673.48
(Ridge Junction)    0.113.6
LINE PARENT: Blackstock Knob6320440 French Broad/Nolichucky1.334.93
PROM PARENT: Mount Mitchell66846089    
ISLAND PARENT: Mount Mitchell66846089    

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