Luftee Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 314 ft, 96 m

Elevation: 6234 feet, 1900 meters

True Isolation: 2.23 mi, 3.58 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6234 ft / 1900 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 41' 33'' N, 83° 12' 55'' W
35.692447, -83.215382 (Dec Deg)
299544 E 3952099 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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Lists that contain Luftee Knob:
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #16)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #19)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 67
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 62)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2002-01-16 by Kevin Hessler
     2009-03-07 by Jeff Rinehart
     2012-03-31 by Nathan Sylvester
     2013-06-23 by Joe Rego
     2016-05-14 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2017-02-19 by William Sanderson
     2017-10-06 by Roy Scholl
     2018-04-29 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2019-06-08 by Garth Brown
     2020-06-20 by Brandon Girard
     2020-07-24 by Scott Leslie
     2020-07-30 by Miles Hurley
     2021-01-02 by Barrett Wood
     2021-10-19 by Patrick Clay
     2023-04-10 by Charles Shoemaker
     2023-04-12 by Veronica Ashcroft
     2023-05-26 by Yossi Sadowsky (GPS Track)

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Cairn on summit (2019-06-08). Photo by Garth Brown.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 314 ft/96 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 354 ft/108 m
  Line Parent: Mount Guyot
  Key Col: 5920 ft/1804 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 2.23 mi/3.58 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.7092, -83.2492
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Mount Guyot  (WNW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Great Smoky Mountains
Range5: Eastern Great Smoky Mountains
Range6: Balsam Mountain (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Topo MapLuftee Knob O35083f2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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Luftee Knob summit cairn (2021-06-23). Photo by Jason Crane.
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