Gravel Knob, North Carolina/Tennessee

Prominence: 332 ft, 101 m

Elevation: 4852 feet, 1479 meters

True Isolation: 8.6 mi, 13.85 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4852 ft / 1479 m
Alternate Name(s)Big Butt Benchmark
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 3' 41'' N, 82° 37' 39'' W
36.061372, -82.62739 (Dec Deg)
353435 E 3991981 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionMadison
Greene (Highest Point)

Search Engines - search the web for "Gravel Knob":
     Wikipedia Search
     Microsoft Bing Search
     Google Search
     Yahoo Search

Other Web Sites
     Gravel Knob at Trip Report for Greene, TN by Fred Lobdell Trip Report for Greene, TN by Ron Tagliapietra Trip Report for Greene, TN by Bob Packard Trip Report for Greene, TN by Ken Oeser Trip Report for Greene, TN by Patrick Craft

Weather and Snow
     National Weather Service Forecast
     NOAA Snow Depth Map

Lists that contain Gravel Knob:
     Eastern U.S. County High Points over 4500 feet (Rank #34)
     Tennessee County High Points (Rank #8)
     Tennessee 4500-foot Peaks (Rank #42)
     High Points of Counties Crossed by the Appalachian Trail (Rank #22)
     Fifty Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #29)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #38)
     100 Highest Eastern CoHPs (Rank #29)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 38
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 36)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-10-03 by Tom Layton
     2013-12-07 by Shannon Dillmore
     2015-04-18 by Edward Earl
     2016-09-14 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2017-07-23 by Marvin Reeves

Nearby Peak Searches:
     Radius Search - Nearest Peaks to Gravel Knob
     Elevation Ladder from Gravel Knob
     Prominence Ladder from Gravel Knob

Dynamic Map

 Gravel Knob    Other Peaks
Click Here for a Full Screen Map
Web Map LinksPeakfinder Panorama
GeoHack Links   CalTopo   MyTopo   Bing Maps
Google Maps   Open Street Map
ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 332 ft/101 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 372 ft/113 m
  Key Col: 4520 ft/1378 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 8.6 mi/13.85 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.9958, -82.4967
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Big Bald  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Western Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Bald Mountains
Drainage BasinsFrench Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Cherokee National Forest/National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapGreystone O36082a6 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

This page has been served 4489 times since 2004-11-01.

Copyright © 1987-2019 by All Rights Reserved. Questions/Comments/Corrections? See the Contact Page Terms of Service