Dicks Knob, Georgia

Prominence: 160 ft, 49 m

Elevation: 4600+ feet, 1402+ meters

True Isolation: 0.04 mi, 0.06 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4600 - 4640 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 4600 ft / 1402 m
    (Range 4600 - 4640 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 59' 7'' N, 83° 31' 19'' W
34.985336, -83.521997 (Dec Deg)
269797 E 3874323 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
County/Second Level RegionRabun

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 32
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 31)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-11-02 by Dan Hildebrand
     2014-04-22 by John Chambers
     2014-05-25 by Jared Salzmann
     2014-08-01 by Dennis Stewart
     2016-10 by Max Davis
     2017-04-22 by Debbie Adams
     2019-01-05 by Mike Trimble
     2020-04-04 by Ken Fedor
     2020-09-06 by Tyler Lahti (GPS Track)
     2020-11-08 by Barrett Wood
     2020-12-05 by Jack Forester (GPS Track)
     2020-12-05 by Holly Saxby (GPS Track)
     2021-01-16 by Steve Houghton (GPS Track)
     2021-03-05 by Ted Shemella (GPS Track)
     2021-03-13 by Alexander Barinov (GPS Track)
     2021-04-03 by Lawrence Morrissey (GPS Track)
     2021-04-03 by Don Yates

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A very wet climber (Dennis) on the summit of Dicks Knob just before getting lost! (2014-08-01). Photo by Dennis Stewart.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 160 ft/49 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 240 ft/73 m
  Line Parent: Little Bald Knob
  Key Col: Bear Gap    4440 ft/1353 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.04 mi/0.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.9858, -83.5217
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Little Bald Knob  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: Georgia Blue Ridge
Drainage BasinsSavannah
Atlantic-Eastern USA
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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Larry, Don and Bob atop Dicks Knob (2021-04-03). Photo by Lawrence Morrissey.
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Wood carving graffiti along Tate Branch trail. (2021-04-03). Photo by Lawrence Morrissey.
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