Green Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 523 ft, 159 m

Elevation: 5056 feet, 1541 meters

True Isolation: 1.87 mi, 3.01 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5056 ft / 1541 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 21' 24'' N, 82° 48' 4'' W
35.356703, -82.800996 (Dec Deg)
336364 E 3914090 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Lists that contain Green Knob:
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #190)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #168)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 21
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 21)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2011-07-20 by Christopher D'Aiuto
     2015-01-21 by Jay DeKing
     2018-07-28 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2019-02-14 by Ariel Jacala (GPS Track)
     2019-08-15 by William Sanderson
     2020-04-11 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2020-08-01 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 523 ft/159 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 523 ft/159 m
  Key Col: Wagon Road Gap    4533 ft/1382 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.87 mi/3.01 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.365, -82.8325
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Beech Knob  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Great Balsam Mountains
Drainage BasinsPigeon
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Wilderness/Special Area: Shining Rock Wilderness Area
Topo MapShining Rock O35082c7 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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