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RankPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft StateRange (Level 4)Isol-MiAscents
1.Mount Mitchell66846089NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1189.01630
2.Mount Craig6647287NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9414
3.Clingmans Dome66434503NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains70.71681
4.Mount Guyot66211581NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains16.7149
5.Balsam Cone6600360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9265
 Cattail Peak6600120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5211
6.Mount Le Conte65931360TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.2522
 Mount Le Conte-Cliff Top6555115TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4160
7.Mount Gibbes6520400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.0125
 Clingmans Peak652040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.367
 Potato Hill6475115NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.2183
 Mount Le Conte-Myrtle Point644340TNGreat Smoky Mountains.199
8.Mount Chapman6417577NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.391
9.Richland Balsam64103010NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges27.1214
 Potato Knob640040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.392
 Lickstone Ridge6380100NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.38
10.Old Black6370170NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4129
 Mount Le Conte-West Point6344104TNGreat Smoky Mountains.434
 Mount Hallback6329129NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.0131
11.Celo Knob6327607NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5133
12.Blackstock Knob6320440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.6103
13.Waterrock Knob62921947NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges10.6199
14.Mount Washington62886148NHWhite Mountains819.64905
15.Roan High Knob62853485NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges18.8381
 Roan High Bluff6267147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.5181
16.Mount Lyn Lowry6240360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5111
 Browning Knob6240120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.398
17.Luftee Knob6234314NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.255
18.Mount Kephart6217657NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.7214
19.Black Balsam Knob6214989NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.9338
20.Winter Star Mountain6203283NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0176
 Gibbs Mountain6200120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.7110
 Percys Peak620080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.364
 Cloudland Mountain620040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.3136
21.Mount Collins6188465NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4286
22.Mount Yonaguska6178218NCGreat Smoky Mountains.440
23.Marks Knob6169249NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.053
24.Grassy Ridge Bald6160648NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.3292
25.Big Cataloochee Mountain6155635NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.658
 Tricorner Knob614525NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.366
 Mount Hardison613494NCGreat Smoky Mountains.418
26.Mount Hardy6120760NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.4100
 Mount Ambler612086NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4162
 Grassy Ridge612040NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.353
 Ball Crag610631NHWhite Mountains.2168
27.Plott Balsam Mountain6088368NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.682
28.Craggy Dome60801000NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.4109
28.Reinhart Knob6080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.087
 Thermo Knob608040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.510
30.Sam Knob6040360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0181
30.Grassy Cove Top6040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2184
 Tennent Mountain6040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4272
32.Yellow Face6032312NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0105
33.Cold Mountain6030990NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.3148
34.Mount Sequoyah6003163NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.6128
35.Shining Rock6000240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3216
35.Chestnut Bald6000160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3140
37.Anakeesta Knob5988228TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.225
38.Cataloochee Balsam59701547NCGreat Smoky Mountains6.120
39.Pinnacle Lead5960160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.65
 Silvermine Bald596040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.453
40.Grandfather Mountain59462426NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front14.7302
 Calloway Peak-East Summit594519NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.172
41.Big Butt5920680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.942
41.Rough Butt Bald5920480NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.122
41.Bullhead Mountain5920320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.828
41.Cold Spring Knob5920280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.012
41.Andrews Bald5920160NCGreat Smoky Mountains.871
46.Laurel Top5907427NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.935
47.Craggy Pinnacle5892233NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.5103
48.Chiltoes Mountain5880280NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.311
48.Attic Window Peak5880240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.8115
48.Lone Bald5880240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.515
 Green Knob5880120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.420
 Stairs Mountain588090NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.567
 Flower Knob588080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.357
51.Little Sam Knob5862182NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.526
52.Eagle Rocks5849329NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.054
53.MacRae Peak5846166NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.1118
54.Mount Sterling5842663NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.8128
 Balsam Point582060TNGreat Smoky Mountains.74
55.Blackrock Mountain5810170NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.334
56.Mount Mingus5802530TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.712
57.Spot Knob5800200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.719
57.Round Bald5800160NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6311
 Jane Bald580040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4261
59.Mount Adams5799861NHWhite Mountains3.02223
 Dog Loser Knob5761121NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.429
60.Old Bald5760200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.011
61.Mount Rogers57292449VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges40.51056
62.Mount Pisgah57211361NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.6144
63.Balsam High Top5720240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.618
63.Herrin Knob5720200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.415
 Little Bearpen North5720120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.46
 Devils Courthouse572080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4102
 Agiocochook Crag57189NHWhite Mountains.236
65.Point Misery5715355NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.243
66.Mount Jefferson5712753NHWhite Mountains1.72128
67.Lickstone Bald5700806NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.217
68.Steestachee Bald5680520NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.418
68.Peak 56805680304NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.117
68.Anakeesta Ridge5680240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.64
68.Masa Knob5680166NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.456
68.Flat Spring Knob5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.421
68.Craggy Gardens5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.451
74.The Pinnacle5665465NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.799
 Spruce Mountain564787NCGreat Smoky Mountains.85
75.Little Bald Knob5640512NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.319
 Mingus Lead564080TNGreat Smoky Mountains.55
 Nelson Crag563535NHWhite Mountains.3111
 Grassy Bald561393NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.56
76.Silers Bald5607247NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4143
77.Buck Knob5600400NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.016
77.Brown Lead5600280NCGreat Smoky Mountains.714
77.Graveyard Ridge5600160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.524
 Little Butt560040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.337
80.Hump Mountain5587907NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.3149
 Sam Adams558593NHWhite Mountains.3172
81.Rich Mountain Bald5583343NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.117
82.Campbell Lick5576216NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.18
83.Gage Bald5574174NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.612
84.Porters-False Peak5572252NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.235
85.Huckleberry Knob55603400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front29.4139
85.Snake Mountain55602240NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges16.065
85.Laurel Patch Bald5560280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.515
 Charlies Bunion5560120NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4188
 Buck Knob5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.36
 Tanasee Bald5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.411
 Beartrap Knob556080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.32
 Jenkins Knob556053NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.263
 Bear Ridge554868NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
 Mount Clay5533139NHWhite Mountains.6698
 Big Pine Mountain553353NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.31
88.Thunderhead Mountain55271087NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.9188
 Pine Mountain5526126VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.0213
 Old Butt Knob5525125NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.429
89.Whitetop Mountain55201040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.3198
89.Elk Knob55201000NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.7277
89.Hemphill Bald5520320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.237
89.Charley Bald5520160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.47
 Wilburn Ridge552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4185
 Thomas Knob552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.470
 Snake Mountain-North Peak551838NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.465
93.Big Bald55162556NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges15.9196
 Bigelow Lawn Hill551259NHWhite Mountains.587
94.Little Yellow Mountain5504651NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.913
95.Whim Knob5501341NCGreat Smoky Mountains.718
96.Standing Indian54992819NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front32.4233
 Boott Spur549298NHWhite Mountains.5418
97.Pecks Corner South5490170NCGreat Smoky Mountains.311
 Walker Knob5482122NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.330
98.Doubletop Mountain5481921NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.310
99.Beech Mountain54801440NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.228
99.Bunches Bald5480984NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.124
99.Big Junction East5480240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.613
99.Wooly Tops Mountain5480160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.45
99.Setzer Mountain5480160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.56
 Brush Fence Ridge5480120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.426
 Beartown Mountain5480120NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.550
104.Haw Knob5472192NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.855
105.Snaggy Bald5471551NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.711
106.Blockhouse Mountain5470590NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.37
 Lost Knob5467147NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 The Sawteeth545292NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.345
107.Coxcomb Mountain54431163NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.36
 Rocky Top544141NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.3139
108.Wine Spring Bald54401680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.857
108.Breakneck Ridge5440520NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.511
108.Little Hump Mountain5440440NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.3132
108.Hawk Mountain5440280NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.89
108.Ogle Ridge5440240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.98
108.Big Yellow Mountain5440160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.034
 Soco Bald544040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.422
 Hooper Bald5429149NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.834
 John Quincy Adams541056NHWhite Mountains.2210
 Monticello Lawn Peak540713NHWhite Mountains.1116
114.Peak 54015401321NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.810
115.Walker Bald5400640NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.38
115.Pinnacle Bald5400240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.78
115.Bald Knob5400160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.616
 Parker Knob5400120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.34
118.Peregrine Peak5375175TNGreat Smoky Mountains.519
119.Rich Mountain Bald5372932NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.225
119.Mount Monroe5372254NHWhite Mountains.72131
121.Mount Madison5366466NHWhite Mountains.62159
122.Stratton Bald53601040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.442
122.Snowball Mountain5360440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.137
122.Graybeard Mountain5360320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.750
122.Sugarland Mountain-Middle Peak5360280TNGreat Smoky Mountains.612
122.Sugartree Licks North5360200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.48
 Abigail Adams535540NHWhite Mountains.1160
127.Mount Marcy53444914NYAdirondack Mountains129.62266
 Wayah Bald5342142NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1185
128.Crabtree Bald53202680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges11.635
128.Rocky Bald5320400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.112
128.Fryingpan Mountain5320360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.388
128.Moody Top5320320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.014
 The Narrows532040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.444
132.Big Bald53071147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.616
 Linville Peak530565NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.266
133.Horseshoe Mountain5288248TNGreat Smoky Mountains.42
 Bearpen Knob528848NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.312
134.Little Bald Mountain5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.239
134.Big Bald5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.834
134.Birdstand Mountain5280240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.99
134.Little Pisgah Mountain5280160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.592
138.Katahdin52684288MELongfellow Mountains158.31988
139.Heintooga Bald5266186NCGreat Smoky Mountains.58
140.High Top5263383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.715
 Katahdin-South Peak526040MELongfellow Mountains.3466
141.Copper Ridge Bald52561020NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.839
 Adams 5525620NHWhite Mountains.1250
142.Saddle Tree Gap Peak5249369NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.429
143.Mount Lafayette52403320NHWhite Mountains17.23109
143.Tusquitee Bald52401720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges7.832
143.Sugar Mountain52401120NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.154
143.Yellow Bald52401000NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.115
143.Rocky Knob South5240160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.731
 Brier Ridge524040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.312
148.Lane Pinnacle5230590NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.631
149.Hanging Rock52211021NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.639
150.Potato Hill Bald5219328NCGreat Smoky Mountains.910
151.Brier Knob5215335NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.249
151.Potrock Bald5215175NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.716
 Maddron Bald521240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.314
153.Siler Bald52001040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.194
153.Cold Spring Knob5200320NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.769
153.Little Bald5200280NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.379
153.Albert Mountain5200200NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.4161
 Mount Monroe-West Peak519739NHWhite Mountains.1415
 Tater Hill519474NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.56
157.High Rocks5190710NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.87
158.Lower Hughes Ridge5188348NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.011
159.Coward Bald5187307NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.78
 Ledge Bald5184114NCGreat Smoky Mountains.417
160.Unaka Mountain51801420NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges8.295
161.Upper Highland Ridge5166246NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.11
 High Knob516383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
162.The Peak5160840NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges5.433
162.Nettle Creek Bald5160578NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.519
162.Newton Bald5160560NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.121
162.Cosby Knob5160466NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.740
162.South Hooper Bald5160400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.711
162.Licklog Mountain5160160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.73
162.Beech Mountain-East Summit5160160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.213
 Middle Top5160120NCGreat Smoky Mountains.40
 Little Haw Knob5160120NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.42
 Beech Knob516080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 Elk Hollow Ridge516080NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.448
 Hangover516040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.424
169.Sandymush Bald5152472NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.743
170.Peak 51495149229NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.916
171.Indian Knob5137417NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.15
172.De Armond Bald5136176NCGreat Smoky Mountains.42
173.Yellow Mountain51271527NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front15.238
174.Algonquin Peak51152096NYAdirondack Mountains3.71800
175.Rich Benchmark5106506NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.66
176.Bluff Mountain51001620NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.024
177.Mount Lincoln5089169NHWhite Mountains.72742
178.Purchase Knob5086326NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.213
179.Bearwallow Knob5085285NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.59
180.Green Knob5080760NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.563
180.Pilot Mountain5080521NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.970
180.Haw Orchard Mountain5080400VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.461
180.Big Butt5080320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.816
180.Yellow Spot5080200NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.04
180.Rocky Bald5080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.038
 Ross Knob508082NCGreat Smoky Mountains.713
 Cabin Ridge508040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.33
186.North Eaglenest Mountain5071511NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.511
187.Mount Squires5070190NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.031
188.Soco Gap North5065225NCGreat Smoky Mountains.89
 Docks Gap East5065145NCGreat Smoky Mountains.52
189.Cheoah Bald50622357NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges8.2145
190.Green Knob5056523NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.923
191.Becks Bald5053413NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.87
 Seniard Mountain505252NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.29
192.Ridgepole Mountain5043683NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.317
193.Cammerer Ridge5042800NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.187
194.Little Bald Knob5040600NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.313
194.Mount Davis5040350NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.427
194.Perry Top5040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.07
194.Big Scaly5040280NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.516
194.Cataloochee Divide5040240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.913
194.Eaglenest Ridge5040200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.97
194.Fie Top5040200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.64
 Dead Line Ridge5040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.414
 Big Pinnacle504080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.358
201.Lower Hyatt Ridge5020580NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.97
 Matlock Bald501454NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.45
202.Boteler Peak50101331NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.114
203.Three Top Mountain50001269NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.439
203.Shortoff Mountain5000880NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.931
203.Yellow Mountain5000659NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.210
203.Blue Knob5000560NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.15
203.Sunup Knob5000160NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.724
 Three Top Mountain-Big Rock5000120NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.120
 Mount Truman500080NHWhite Mountains.2895
 Pinnacle Mountain500040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.214
 Leatherwood Top500040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.30
 Mount Franklin500020NHWhite Mountains.3742
 Peak 49604960240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.514
 Weatherman Bald4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.43
 Wolfden Knob4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.412
 Lickstone Ridge4960120NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.21
 Elk Garden Ridge496080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.141
 Hawkbill Rock496080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.230
 Art Stewart Ridge496040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.31

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