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Georgia Blue Ridge

Range TypeGeographically-defined sub-range
Highest PointStanding Indian (5499 ft/1676 m)
CountriesUnited States
States/ProvincesGeorgia (85%), Tennessee (8%), North Carolina (7%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area3,938 sq mi / 10,201 sq km
Area may include lowland areas
Extent70 mi / 112 km North-South
86 mi / 138 km East-West
Center Lat/Long34° 44' N; 84° 4' W
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Map of Georgia Blue Ridge
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Georgia Blue Ridge.
Southern Blue Ridge FrontLevel 4 (Parent)
         South Virginia Blue RidgeLevel 5 (Sibling)
         N NC Blue Ridge CrestLevel 5 (Sibling)
         South NC Blue Ridge CrestLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Georgia Blue RidgeLevel 5
         Unicoi MountainsLevel 5 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Georgia Blue Ridge

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NameftmRange6
1.Standing Indian54991676 
2.Yellow Bald5240+1597+ 
3.Albert Mountain5200+1585+ 
4.Big Butt5080+1548+ 
5.Ridgepole Mountain50431537 
6.Big Scaly5040+1536+ 
7.Little Bald Knob5040+1536+ 
8.Yellow Mountain5000+1524+ 
9.Pinnacle Mountain5000+1524+ 
10.Pickens Nose4920+1500+ 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the Georgia Blue Ridge

Standing Indian
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Standing Indian Mountain (2016-04-18). Photo by David Rodgers.
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Albert Mountain
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View from Albert Mountain (Under fire tower) (2020-10-14). Photo by Rilyn Crouch.
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Ridgepole Mountain
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The view from up in a tree in winter on top of Ridgepole (2015-01-17). Photo by Jared Salzmann.
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Little Bald Knob
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Someone scratched "Covid 19" into the signs on the way to Little Bald Knob. (2020-12-05). Photo by Holly Saxby.
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Brasstown Bald
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Georgia state high point tower at Brasstown Bald (2006-12-13). Photo by Tom Owen.
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Brasstown Wilderness High Point
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Georgia state high point tower at Brasstown Bald (2006-12-13). Photo by Tom Owen.
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Courthouse Bald
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Looking up at Sharp Top, an ass-kicking climb out of Bly Gap to Courthouse Bald on the Appalachian Trail (2016-04-17). Photo by David Rodgers.
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Dicks Knob
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A very wet climber (Dennis) on the summit of Dicks Knob just before getting lost! (2014-08-01). Photo by Dennis Stewart.
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Hightower Bald

Something to do with ham radio operation. (2021-03-13). Photo by Holly Saxby.
South Wolfpen Ridge
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Wolfpen Ridge GA from Brasstown Bald by Dad circa 1971-72 (1972). Photo by David Ensley.
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