Rich Knob, Georgia

Prominence: 252 ft, 76 m

Elevation: 4132 feet, 1259 meters

True Isolation: 0.58 mi, 0.93 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 4132 ft / 1259 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 59' 24'' N, 83° 36' 8'' W
34.989879, -83.602202 (Dec Deg)
262487 E 3875015 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionTowns

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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 39
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Selected Trip Reports:
     2014-01-19 by Dan Hildebrand
     2015-04-04 by Jared Salzmann
     2015-12-21 by John Chambers
     2016-11-08 by Debbie Adams
     2017-01-15 by Debbie Adams
     2018-04-07 by Debbie Adams
     2018-04-07 by Debbie Adams
     2019-03-28 by Mike Trimble (GPS Track)
     2020-11-21 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2020-12-21 by Barrett Wood
     2021-02-07 by Barrett Wood
     2021-02-10 by Lawrence Morrissey (GPS Track)
     2021-02-10 by Don Yates
     2021-03-13 by Jack Forester (GPS Track)
     2021-03-13 by Holly Saxby (GPS Track)
     2021-05-06 by Ted Shemella (GPS Track)

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front to back: Jack F., Holly Saxby, Shana, Josh F (2021-03-13). Photo by Holly Saxby.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 252 ft/76 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 292 ft/88 m
  Line Parent: Courthouse Bald
  Key Col: Bly Gap    3880 ft/1183 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.58 mi/0.93 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.995, -83.5942
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Hightower Bald  (NE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: Georgia Blue Ridge
Ridges/DividesAppalachian Divide
South Blue Ridge
Drainage Basins
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean

Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forests
Wilderness/Special Area: Southern Nantahala Wilderness Area
Topo MapHightower Bald O34083h5 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Rich to Hightower. Jack F, Josh F, Shanna (2021-03-13). Photo by Holly Saxby.

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