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Big Yellow Mountain - South Summit, North Carolina

5380 feet, 1640 meters

This is a Provisional Peak entered by a registered Peakbagger.com user.
    Peak submitted by: Henry Pharr
This peak, and its information, has not been verified. Editorial staff periodically review all provisional peaks and, as appropriate, move them over to the main peak database.
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 6' 11'' N, 82° 1' 32'' W
36.103105, -82.025462 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered Peakbagger.com users: 2
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 2)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2021-05-02 by Brandon Girard (GPS Track)


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Description

Beautiful south summit of Big Yellow Mountain with a broken down stone house on top. The progenitor of Sugar Camp Ridge, Rose Ridge, Big Butte Ridge and Raccoon Ridge. Lower than the main summit, but distinct nonetheless. Have summitted here 100s of times since 1971. Almost always windy, but beautiful unless the fog rolls in.

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ProminenceClean Prominence: 500 ft/153 m
Optimistic Prominence: 500 ft/153 m
Key Col: 4880 ft/1487 m
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