Hickory Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 960 ft, 293 m

Elevation: 2560+ feet, 780+ meters

True Isolation: 10.18 mi, 16.38 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 2560 - 2580 ft
    (20-foot closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 2560 ft / 780 m
    (Range 2560 - 2580 ft)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 59' 48'' N, 81° 19' 42'' W
35.996604, -81.328427 (Dec Deg)
470398 E 3983622 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionAlexander (Highest Point)

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     Hickory Knob at Summits on the Air (Amateur Radio) Trip Report for Alexander, NC by Peter Barr Trip Report for Alexander, NC by Brian Bockhahn Trip Report for Alexander, NC by Bob Packard

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Lists that contain Hickory Knob:
     North Carolina Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Unranked)
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #119)
     North Carolina County High Points (Rank #27)
     Southern USA Peaks with 1000 feet of Prominence (Unranked)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #192)

Ascent Info

Total ascents/attempts logged by registered users: 19
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 18)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2010-11-28 by Tom Layton
     2016-11-26 by Henry Pharr
     2019-06-25 by Ben Lostracco
     2020-10-03 by Steven Fishback
     2020-10-17 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)

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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 960 ft/292 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 1000 ft/304 m
  Key Col: Russell Gap    1600 ft/488 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 10.18 mi/16.38 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 36.0467, -81.1575
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Pores Knob  (ENE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Eastern Carolina Piedmont
Range6: Brushy Mountains
Drainage Basins
Pee Dee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapEllendale O35081h3 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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