Big Knob, South Carolina

Prominence: 163 ft, 50 m

Elevation: 945+ feet, 288+ meters

True Isolation: 16.89 mi, 27.18 km
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 288 - 291 m
    (3-meter closed contour)
NAVD88 Elevation: 945 ft / 288 m
    (Range 288 - 291 m)
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)34° 34' 14'' N, 82° 6' 57'' W
34.570594, -82.115863 (Dec Deg)
397644 E 3825991 N, Zone 17 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceSouth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionLaurens (Highest Point)

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     Big Knob at Trip Report for Laurens, SC by Walt O'Neil Trip Report for Laurens, SC by Ron Tagliapietra Trip Report for Laurens, SC by Ron Tagliapietra

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Lists that contain Big Knob:
     High Points of Counties in 13 Original States (Rank #316)
     South Carolina County High Points (Rank #8)
     Southern USA CoHPs (Rank #600)

Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 35
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 34)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2011-11-13 by William Musser
     2012-04-15 by Tom Layton
     2016-04-20 by Dick Ellsworth
     2019-03-10 by Dennis Stewart
     2021-01-23 by Steven Fishback (GPS Track)
     2021-08-18 by Henry Pharr
     2022-04-03 by Barrett Wood

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Big Knob, Laurens CoHP, South Carolina (2021-01-23). Photo by Steven Fishback .
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 163 ft/50 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 172 ft/53 m
  Key Col: 782 ft/238 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 16.89 mi/27.18 km
   Isolation Limit Point: 34.7658, -82.295
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Anderson County High Point-Fairview Church Northeast  (NW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Western Carolina Piedmont
Drainage BasinsSantee
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapLaurens North O34082e1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map
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