Gibbs Mountain, North Carolina

Prominence: 120 ft, 37 m

Elevation: 6200+ feet, 1890+ meters

True Isolation: 0.74 mi, 1.19 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6200 - 6240 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6200 ft / 1890 m
    (Range 6200 - 6240 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 50' 27'' N, 82° 14' 53'' W
35.840947, -82.247985 (Dec Deg)
387294 E 3967026 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionYancey

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     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Unranked)
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Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 118
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 104)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2002-04-02 by Kevin Hessler
     2009-03-06 by Alex Poole
     2010-06-12 by Nathan Sylvester (Unsuccessful)
     2010-10-09 by Nathan Sylvester
     2010-10-31 by pat stout
     2011-05-15 by William Sanderson
     2013-07-21 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2014-05-17 by Marcus Lostracco (GPS Track)
     2014-11-28 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2015-03-08 by Keith Turner
     2016-03-12 by Bryan Marchant
     2016-09-03 by Tom Layton
     2017-09-09 by Caitlin Roscioli
     2017-10-01 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2018-05-05 by Eric Bruce
     2018-10-13 by Mike Stinson
     2019-06-21 by Henry Pharr
     2019-07-18 by Henry Pharr
     2020-06-07 by Patrick Clay
     2020-09-04 by Scott Leslie
     2020-11-25 by Trey Penland
     2020-12-06 by Katie Wadington
     2021-05-01 by Brandon Girard (GPS Track)
     2022-07-02 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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Gibbs Mountain summit cairn & sign (2021-06-22). Photo by Jason Crane.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 120 ft/37 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 200 ft/61 m
  Line Parent: Celo Knob
  Key Col: 6080 ft/1853 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.74 mi/1.19 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.8517, -82.2483
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Celo Knob  (N)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Black Mountains
Ridges/DividesBlack Mountains Crest
Drainage BasinsNolichucky
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapCelo O35082g2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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