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Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks

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RankPeak Elev-Ft  Prom-Ft StateRange (Level 4)Isol-MiAscents
1.Mount Mitchell66846089NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1189.01369
2.Mount Craig6647287NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9345
3.Clingmans Dome66434503NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains70.71397
4.Mount Guyot66211581NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains16.7125
5.Balsam Cone6600360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.9220
 Cattail Peak6600120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.5176
6.Mount Le Conte65931360TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.2406
 Mount Le Conte-Cliff Top6555115TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4126
7.Mount Gibbes6520400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.099
 Clingmans Peak652040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.357
 Potato Hill6475115NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.2153
 Mount Le Conte-Myrtle Point644340TNGreat Smoky Mountains.176
8.Mount Chapman6417577NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.371
9.Richland Balsam64103010NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges27.1178
 Potato Knob640040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.374
10.Old Black6370170NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4105
 Mount Le Conte-West Point6344104TNGreat Smoky Mountains.429
 Mount Hallback6329129NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.0102
11.Celo Knob6327607NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.5108
12.Blackstock Knob6320440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.673
13.Waterrock Knob62921947NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges10.6140
14.Mount Washington62886148NHWhite Mountains819.64214
15.Roan High Knob62853485NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges18.8303
 Roan High Bluff6267147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.5139
16.Mount Lyn Lowry6240360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.572
 Browning Knob6240120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.365
17.Luftee Knob6234314NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.236
18.Mount Kephart6217657NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.7172
19.Black Balsam Knob6214989NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.9262
20.Winter Star Mountain6203283NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0142
 Gibbs Mountain6200120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.787
 Percys Peak620080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.354
 Cloudland Mountain620040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.3101
21.Mount Collins6188465NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4230
22.Mount Yonaguska6178218NCGreat Smoky Mountains.424
23.Marks Knob6169249NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.036
24.Grassy Ridge Bald6160648NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.3225
25.Big Cataloochee Mountain6155635NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.639
 Tricorner Knob614525NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.356
 Mount Hardison613494NCGreat Smoky Mountains.412
26.Mount Hardy6120760NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.473
 Mount Ambler612086NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4124
 Grassy Ridge612040NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.342
 Ball Crag610631NHWhite Mountains.2140
27.Plott Balsam Mountain6088368NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.652
28.Craggy Dome60801000NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.483
28.Reinhart Knob6080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.062
 Thermo Knob608040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.58
30.Sam Knob6040360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.0133
30.Grassy Cove Top6040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.2135
 Tennent Mountain6040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.4209
32.Yellow Face6032312NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.075
33.Cold Mountain6030990NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges4.3115
34.Mount Sequoyah6003163NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.6101
35.Shining Rock6000240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3171
35.Chestnut Bald6000160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.3111
37.Anakeesta Knob5988228TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.217
38.Cataloochee Balsam59701547NCGreat Smoky Mountains6.112
39.Pinnacle Lead5960160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.65
 Silvermine Bald596040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.441
40.Grandfather Mountain59462426NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front14.7244
41.Big Butt5920680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.933
41.Rough Butt Bald5920480NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.119
41.Bullhead Mountain5920320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.824
41.Cold Spring Knob5920280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.08
41.Andrews Bald5920160NCGreat Smoky Mountains.853
46.Laurel Top5907427NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.926
47.Craggy Pinnacle5892233NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.584
48.Chiltoes Mountain5880280NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.310
48.Attic Window Peak5880240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.895
48.Lone Bald5880240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.511
 Green Knob5880120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.416
 Stairs Mountain588090NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.551
 Flower Knob588080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.347
51.Little Sam Knob5862182NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.519
52.Eagle Rocks5849329NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.040
53.MacRae Peak5845165NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.196
54.Mount Sterling5842663NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.896
 Balsam Point582060TNGreat Smoky Mountains.73
55.Blackrock Mountain5810170NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.324
56.Mount Mingus5802530TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.711
57.Spot Knob5800200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.714
57.Round Bald5800160NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.6231
 Jane Bald580040NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4196
59.Mount Adams5799861NHWhite Mountains3.01898
 Dog Loser Knob5761121NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.424
60.Old Bald5760200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.09
61.Mount Rogers57292449VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges40.5903
62.Mount Pisgah57211361NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges5.6119
63.Balsam High Top5720240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.611
63.Herrin Knob5720200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.412
 Little Bearpen North5720120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 Devils Courthouse572080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.482
 Agiocochook Crag57189NHWhite Mountains.231
65.Point Misery5715355NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.232
66.Mount Jefferson5712753NHWhite Mountains1.71774
67.Lickstone Bald5700806NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.212
68.Steestachee Bald5680520NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.414
68.Peak 56805680304NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.112
68.Anakeesta Ridge5680240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.64
68.Masa Knob5680166NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.449
68.Flat Spring Knob5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.413
68.Craggy Gardens5680160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.440
74.The Pinnacle5665465NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.782
 Spruce Mountain564787NCGreat Smoky Mountains.84
75.Little Bald Knob5640512NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.314
 Mingus Lead564080TNGreat Smoky Mountains.54
 Nelson Crag563535NHWhite Mountains.3102
 Grassy Bald561393NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.54
76.Silers Bald5607247NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.4113
77.Buck Knob5600400NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.012
77.Brown Lead5600280NCGreat Smoky Mountains.710
77.Graveyard Ridge5600160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.518
 Little Butt560040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.328
80.Hump Mountain5587907NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.3118
 Sam Adams558593NHWhite Mountains.3144
81.Rich Mountain Bald5583343NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.114
82.Campbell Lick5576216NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.17
83.Gage Bald5574174NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.611
84.Porters-False Peak5572252NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.227
85.Huckleberry Knob55603400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front29.4121
85.Snake Mountain55602240NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges16.055
85.Laurel Patch Bald5560280NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.512
 Charlies Bunion5560120NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.4153
 Buck Knob5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.34
 Tanasee Bald5560120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.46
 Beartrap Knob556080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.32
 Jenkins Knob556053NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.248
 Bear Ridge554868NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
 Mount Clay5533139NHWhite Mountains.6609
 Big Pine Mountain553353NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.31
88.Thunderhead Mountain55271087NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains7.9154
 Pine Mountain5526126VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.0178
 Old Butt Knob5525125NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.424
89.Whitetop Mountain55201040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges3.3165
89.Elk Knob55201000NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.7241
89.Hemphill Bald5520320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.222
89.Charley Bald5520160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.46
 Wilburn Ridge552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.4156
 Thomas Knob552080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.452
 Snake Mountain-North Peak551838NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.457
93.Big Bald55162556NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges15.9163
 Bigelow Lawn Hill551259NHWhite Mountains.571
94.Little Yellow Mountain5504651NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.913
95.Whim Knob5501341NCGreat Smoky Mountains.711
96.Standing Indian54992819NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front32.4197
 Boott Spur549298NHWhite Mountains.5345
97.Pecks Corner South5490170NCGreat Smoky Mountains.37
 Walker Knob5482122NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.320
98.Doubletop Mountain5481921NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.310
99.Beech Mountain54801440NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges6.225
99.Bunches Bald5480984NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.120
99.Big Junction East5480240NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.610
99.Wooly Tops Mountain5480160TNGreat Smoky Mountains.45
99.Setzer Mountain5480160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.55
 Brush Fence Ridge5480120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.419
 Beartown Mountain5480120NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.541
104.Haw Knob5472192NC/TNSouthern Blue Ridge Front.854
105.Snaggy Bald5471551NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.79
106.Blockhouse Mountain5470590NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.35
 Lost Knob5467147NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.41
 The Sawteeth545292NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.336
107.Coxcomb Mountain54431163NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.36
 Rocky Top544141NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.3110
108.Wine Spring Bald54401680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges9.847
108.Breakneck Ridge5440520NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.55
108.Little Hump Mountain5440440NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.3103
108.Hawk Mountain5440280NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.88
108.Ogle Ridge5440240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.98
108.Big Yellow Mountain5440160NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.030
 Soco Bald544040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.414
 Hooper Bald5429149NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.827
 John Quincy Adams541056NHWhite Mountains.2177
 Monticello Lawn Peak540713NHWhite Mountains.195
114.Peak 54015401321NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.810
115.Walker Bald5400640NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.37
115.Pinnacle Bald5400240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.76
115.Bald Knob5400160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.611
 Parker Knob5400120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.33
118.Peregrine Peak5375175TNGreat Smoky Mountains.516
119.Rich Mountain Bald5372932NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.222
119.Mount Monroe5372254NHWhite Mountains.71768
121.Mount Madison5366466NHWhite Mountains.61817
122.Stratton Bald53601040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.435
122.Snowball Mountain5360440NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.127
122.Graybeard Mountain5360320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.739
122.Sugarland Mountain-Middle Peak5360280TNGreat Smoky Mountains.610
122.Sugartree Licks North5360200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.45
 Abigail Adams535540NHWhite Mountains.1136
127.Mount Marcy53444914NYAdirondack Mountains129.61930
 Wayah Bald5342142NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.1143
128.Crabtree Bald53202680NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges11.628
128.Rocky Bald5320400NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.19
128.Fryingpan Mountain5320360NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.370
128.Moody Top5320320NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.011
 The Narrows532040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.434
132.Big Bald53071147NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.615
133.Horseshoe Mountain5288248TNGreat Smoky Mountains.42
 Bearpen Knob528848NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.310
134.Little Bald Mountain5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.235
134.Big Bald5280320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.828
134.Birdstand Mountain5280240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.98
134.Little Pisgah Mountain5280160NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.582
 Linville Peak528040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.253
138.Katahdin52684288MELongfellow Mountains158.31709
139.Heintooga Bald5266186NCGreat Smoky Mountains.55
140.High Top5263383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.711
 Katahdin-South Peak526040MELongfellow Mountains.3399
141.Copper Ridge Bald52561020NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges3.833
 Adams 5525620NHWhite Mountains.1199
142.Saddle Tree Gap Peak5249369NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.421
143.Mount Lafayette52403320NHWhite Mountains17.22589
143.Tusquitee Bald52401720NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges7.824
143.Yellow Bald52401000NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.111
143.Rocky Knob South5240160NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.724
 Brier Ridge524040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.39
147.Lane Pinnacle5230590NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.621
148.Potato Hill Bald5219328NCGreat Smoky Mountains.97
149.Brier Knob5215335NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.243
149.Potrock Bald5215175NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.714
 Maddron Bald521240TNGreat Smoky Mountains.311
151.Sugar Mountain52001080NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front3.139
151.Siler Bald52001040NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.168
151.Hanging Rock52001000NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.630
151.Cold Spring Knob5200320NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.755
151.Little Bald5200280NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.366
151.Albert Mountain5200200NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.4125
 Mount Monroe-West Peak519739NHWhite Mountains.1352
 Tater Hill519474NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.56
157.High Rocks5190710NCGreat Smoky Mountains4.85
158.Lower Hughes Ridge5188348NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.08
159.Coward Bald5187307NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.77
 Ledge Bald5184114NCGreat Smoky Mountains.410
160.Unaka Mountain51801420NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges8.276
161.Upper Highland Ridge5166246NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.11
 High Knob516383NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.30
162.The Peak5160840NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges5.428
162.Nettle Creek Bald5160578NCGreat Smoky Mountains3.513
162.Newton Bald5160560NCGreat Smoky Mountains5.114
162.Cosby Knob5160466NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.736
162.South Hooper Bald5160400NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.77
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.41
 Beech Knob516080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 Elk Hollow Ridge516080NC/TNWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.433
 Hangover516040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.416
169.Sandymush Bald5152472NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.739
170.Peak 51495149229NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.910
171.Indian Knob5137417NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.12
172.De Armond Bald5136176NCGreat Smoky Mountains.41
173.Yellow Mountain51271527NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front15.231
174.Algonquin Peak51152096NYAdirondack Mountains3.71515
175.Rich Benchmark5106506NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.66
176.Bluff Mountain51001620NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges4.019
177.Mount Lincoln5089169NHWhite Mountains.72276
178.Purchase Knob5086326NCGreat Smoky Mountains2.27
179.Bearwallow Knob5085285NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.53
180.Green Knob5080760NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.554
180.Pilot Mountain5080521NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.951
180.Haw Orchard Mountain5080400VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.444
180.Big Butt5080320NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.811
180.Yellow Spot5080200NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges1.02
180.Rocky Bald5080200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.027
 Ross Knob508082NCGreat Smoky Mountains.79
 Cabin Ridge508040VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.32
186.North Eaglenest Mountain5071511NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges2.510
187.Mount Squires5070190NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.025
188.Soco Gap North5065225NCGreat Smoky Mountains.86
 Docks Gap East5065145NCGreat Smoky Mountains.50
189.Cheoah Bald50622357NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges8.2114
190.Green Knob5056523NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.920
191.Becks Bald5053413NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.85
 Seniard Mountain505252NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.25
192.Ridgepole Mountain5043683NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front2.315
193.Cammerer Ridge5042800NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains2.161
194.Little Bald Knob5040600NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.310
194.Mount Davis5040320NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains1.421
194.Perry Top5040320NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.04
194.Big Scaly5040280NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.511
194.Cataloochee Divide5040240NCGreat Smoky Mountains.99
194.Eaglenest Ridge5040200NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.97
194.Fie Top5040200NCGreat Smoky Mountains.64
 Dead Line Ridge5040120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.49
 Big Pinnacle504080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.343
201.Lower Hyatt Ridge5020580NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.93
 Matlock Bald501454NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.45
202.Boteler Peak50101331NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges6.111
203.Three Top Mountain50001269NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.425
203.Shortoff Mountain5000880NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.927
203.Yellow Mountain5000659NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front1.29
203.Blue Knob5000560NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges1.13
203.Sunup Knob5000160NC/TNGreat Smoky Mountains.720
 Three Top Mountain-Big Rock5000120NCWestern Blue Ridge Ranges2.112
 Mount Truman500080NHWhite Mountains.2755
 Pinnacle Mountain500040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.29
 Leatherwood Top500040NCGreat Smoky Mountains.30
 Mount Franklin500020NHWhite Mountains.3633
 Peak 49604960240NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.511
 Weatherman Bald4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.42
 Wolfden Knob4960120NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.48
 Lickstone Ridge4960120NCGreat Smoky Mountains1.20
 Elk Garden Ridge496080VAWestern Blue Ridge Ranges.131
 Hawkbill Rock496080NCCentral Blue Ridge Ranges.221
 Art Stewart Ridge496040NCSouthern Blue Ridge Front.31

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