Tryon Peak, North Carolina

Prominence: 1430 ft, 436 m

Elevation: 3280+ feet, 1000+ meters

True Isolation: 9.18 mi, 14.78 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 3280 - 3320 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 3280 ft / 1000 m
    (Range 3280 - 3320 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 15' 59'' N, 82° 14' 39'' W
35.266323, -82.24419 (Dec Deg)
386832 E 3903287 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionPolk (Highest Point)

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Lists that contain Tryon Peak:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #90)
     North Carolina Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #34)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #24)
     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #92)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #137)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 33
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 32)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2011-05-14 by Tom Layton
     2018-02-15 by Henry Pharr
     2019-10-23 by Ben Lostracco
     2020-04-06 by Jason Newman
     2020-11-07 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1430 ft/436 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1509 ft/460 m
  Key Col: Howard Gap    1850 ft/564 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 9.18 mi/14.78 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.3975, -82.2725
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Sugarloaf Mountain  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Southern Blue Ridge Front
Range5: South NC Blue Ridge Crest
Drainage BasinsSantee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMill Spring O35082c2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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