Blackstock Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 440 ft, 134 m

Elevation: 6320+ feet, 1926+ meters

True Isolation: 1.59 mi, 2.55 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 6320 - 6360 ft
    (40-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 6320 ft / 1926 m
    (Range 6320 - 6360 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 44' 17'' N, 82° 19' 7'' W
35.738063, -82.318615 (Dec Deg)
380761 E 3955698 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBuncombe

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Lists that contain Blackstock Knob:
     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #147)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #12)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #14)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #12)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #11)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 121
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 113)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2002-04-03 by Kevin Hessler
     2009-07-02 by Jeff Rinehart
     2009-08-13 by Ben Lostracco
     2009-10-24 by Rob Rives
     2011-06-05 by Tom Layton
     2012-10-06 by Nathan Sylvester
     2013-06-14 by Albert Wolff
     2015-07-18 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-11-13 by Bryan Marchant
     2016-06-29 by Mike Stinson
     2016-07-24 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2017-05-06 by Eric Bruce
     2017-07-09 by Margaret Smith
     2017-09-30 by Ken Durham
     2018-11-03 by Jeff Wadley
     2019-04-25 by Henry Pharr
     2019-07-27 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2020-06-12 by Jeb Ware
     2020-06-13 by Patrick Clay
     2020-06-20 by Scott Leslie
     2020-09-21 by Mike Trimble
     2020-11-21 by Garth Brown (GPS Track)
     2020-12-21 by Scott Leslie
     2021-03-20 by Barrett Wood
     2021-10-24 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2022-01-01 by David Ensley (GPS Track)
     2022-07-03 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2022-08-29 by Bobby Schultz

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Foggy day at the summit (2022-11-05). Photo by Mason Erman.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 440 ft/134 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 520 ft/158 m
  Line Parent: Potato Knob
  Key Col: Rainbow Gap    5880 ft/1792 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 1.59 mi/2.55 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.7342, -82.2908
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Potato Knob  (E)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Black Mountains
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean

French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapMontreat O35082f3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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