Waterrock Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 1947 ft, 594 m

Elevation: 6292 feet, 1918 meters

True Isolation: 10.6 mi, 17.06 km
Elevation Info:NAVD88 Elevation: 6292 ft / 1918 m
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 27' 51'' N, 83° 8' 16'' W
35.464088, -83.137812 (Dec Deg)
306014 E 3926611 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionHaywood

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     Top 10 Elevation Grid for U.S. States (Rank #148)
     Southern Appalachian 6000-foot Peaks (Rank #13)
     South Beyond 6000 (Rank #15)
     Southeast USA Top 50 by Prominence (Rank #27)
     Eastern USA 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #13)
     USA Lower 48 Range5 High Points (Rank #410)
     North Carolina 5000-foot Peaks (Rank #12)
     North Carolina Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #12)
     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Rank #27)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 234
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 213)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2001-12-20 by Kevin Hessler
     2008-06-28 by Brian Stansberry
     2009-04-11 by Jeff Rinehart
     2009-08-15 by Ben Lostracco
     2010-05-30 by Aaron Gunn
     2012-07-30 by Tommy Cox
     2012-08-02 by Mike Stinson
     2013-01-21 by Eric Bruce
     2014-07-26 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2014-09-01 by Jay DeKing
     2014-09-01 by Jack Magaw (GPS Track)
     2015-04-05 by Marcus Lostracco (GPS Track)
     2015-05-24 by Matthew Sleeper
     2015-05-29 by Albert Wolff (GPS Track)
     2015-11-07 by Lee Newton (GPS Track)
     2015-11-08 by Bradley R (GPS Track)
     2016-04-05 by Bryan Marchant
     2016-07-23 by Mike Stinson
     2016-07-23 by Mike Stinson
     2017-04-01 by David Parratt
     2017-05-20 by Zachary Robbins (GPS Track)
     2017-09-29 by Jonathan Smyer (GPS Track)
     2017-12-04 by Ken Durham
     2018-07-26 by Mike Gourley (GPS Track)
     2018-09-30 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2018-11-05 by Ariel Jacala
     2019-07-04 by Henry Pharr
     2019-08-02 by Barrett Wood
     2019-10-04 by Chris Gilsdorf (GPS Track)
     2019-11-21 by Mike Trimble (GPS Track)
     2019-12-28 by Bobby Schultz
     2020-05-22 by Jeb Ware
     2020-06-13 by David Winston (GPS Track)
     2020-08-01 by Patrick Clay
     2020-08-26 by William Musser
     2020-08-30 by Scott Leslie
     2021-04-17 by Evan L
     2021-09-05 by Raven Matherne (GPS Track)
     2021-12-26 by Brandon Girard (GPS Track)
     2022-07-23 by Barrett Wood
     2022-09-03 by Justin P (GPS Track)

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Looking out from Waterrock Knob (2013-10-27). Photo by Bruce Hicks.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 1947 ft/594 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1947 ft/594 m
  Line Parent: Mount Guyot
  Key Col: Soco Gap    4345 ft/1324 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 10.6 mi/17.06 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 35.3675, -82.9917
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Richland Balsam  (SE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Blue Ridge Mountains
Range4: Central Blue Ridge Ranges
Range5: Plott Balsams (Highest Point)
Drainage Basins
French Broad
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
Little Tennessee
Gulf of Mexico
Atlantic Ocean
OwnershipLand: National Forests in North Carolina
Topo MapSylva North O35083d2 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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