Blockhouse Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 590 ft, 180 m

Elevation: 5470 feet, 1667 meters

True Isolation: 1.28 mi, 2.06 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 5470 ft / 1667 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 33' 0'' N, 83° 42' 39'' W
35.550054, -83.710885 (Dec Deg)
254264 E 3937426 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionSwain

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     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #106)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 9
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 9)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2018-01-15 by Chris Gilsdorf
     2021-06-02 by Jason Newman

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 590 ft/180 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 630 ft/192 m
  Key Col: Meadow Gap    4880 ft/1487 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.28 mi/2.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.5683, -83.7067
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Thunderhead Mountain  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Western Great Smoky Mountains
Drainage BasinsLittle Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapThunderhead Mountain O35083e6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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