Pores Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 1320 ft, 403 m

Elevation: 2660+ feet, 811+ meters

True Isolation: 19.3 mi, 31.06 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2660 - 2680 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2660 ft / 811 m
    (Range 2660 - 2680 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)36° 2' 48'' N, 81° 9' 24'' W
36.046601, -81.156647 (Dec Deg)
485890 E 3989129 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionWilkes

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 10
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 10)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2013-04-06 by Tom Layton
     2015-04-23 by Edward Earl
     2016-12-22 by Henry Pharr
     2020-01-22 by Jason Newman

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One of North Carolina's 50 most prominent peaks
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1320 ft/403 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1360 ft/415 m
  Key Col: 1340 ft/408 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 19.3 mi/31.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.2708, -81.3633
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Cottrell Knob Northeast  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Eastern Carolina Piedmont (Highest Point)
Range6: Brushy Mountains (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsYadkin
Pee Dee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMoravian Falls O36081a2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
This peak was submitted to the database by Shannon Dillmore.

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