Bluff Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 1620 ft, 493 m

Elevation: 5100 feet, 1554 meters

True Isolation: 4.01 mi, 6.45 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5100 ft / 1554 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 23' 28'' N, 81° 34' 18'' W
36.390996, -81.571631 (Dec Deg)
448736 E 4027469 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAshe

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     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #50)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #176)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 28
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 28)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2011-04-30 by Tom Layton
     2012-07-06 by jeff branin (Unsuccessful)
     2016-09-25 by Jonathan Blackwell
     2018-07-01 by Brian Bockhahn (Unsuccessful)
     2019-09-08 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2021-09-05 by Jillian Hartlage (GPS Track)
     2021-09-19 by Henry Pharr
     2021-10-17 by Steven Fishback

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Bluff Mnt high point SW view from Perkin's Rock (2021-10-17). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1620 ft/493 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1660 ft/505 m
  Key Col: 3480 ft/1061 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 4.01 mi/6.45 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.4042, -81.6417
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RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Beech-Snake-Rich
Drainage BasinsNew
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapWarrensville O36081d5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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