Kaylor Knob, North Carolina

Prominence: 378 ft, 115 m

Elevation: 2779 feet, 847 meters

Approx. Isolation: 0.34 mi, 0.55 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)35° 38' 44'' N, 81° 42' 53'' W
35.645568, -81.714691 (Dec Deg)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNorth Carolina
County/Second Level RegionBurke

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 1
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Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2018-07-05 by Henry Pharr

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Follow the directions to Walker Top from I-40 near Morganton NC:

From Morganton NC, head SW on US64 from I-40, and after about 0.7 miles, turn L on Salem Road. Zero the odometer here.
At 1.0 miles, turn L onto Burkemont Road just past Salem United Methodist Church.
At 2.3 miles cumulative, turn L to stay on Burkemont Road, just beyond Burkemont Baptist Church.
At 8.1 miles cumulative, Walkertop Drive turns R. Park so as not to block the gate.

Near the the summit of Walker Top, continue NE .3 miles on Walkertop Drive, which becomes an maintained road. At .3 miles pass into a small gap and continue following the track east until you reach the summit at 2779 feet. This area is being developed so please ask for permission if you see anyone.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 378 ft/115 m
  Optimistic Prominence: 378 ft/115 m
  Key Col: 2401 ft/732 m
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 0.34 mi/0.55 km
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Walker Top  (SW)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Piedmont-Southeast Coast
Range4: Piedmont
Range5: Western Carolina Piedmont
Drainage BasinsCatawba
Atlantic-Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
Topo MapMorganton South O35081f6 1:24,000
Data SourcePartially verified user peak addition
This peak was submitted to the database by Henry Pharr.

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