NC Highest 500 List

Randy Gabany has completed 146 of NC's Highest 500
 
 
# Name Rank Elevation Prominence Counties Quadrangle
1Mitchell, Mount16,684' 6,092' YanceyMount Mitchell
2Craig, Mount26,660' 320' YanceyMount Mitchell
3Clingmans Dome36,643' 4,513' Sevier & SwainClingmans Dome
4Gibbes, Mount66,540' 440' YanceyMontreat
5Richland Balsam86,410' 3,030' Haywood & JacksonSam Knob
6Blackstock Knob96,340' 480' Buncombe & YanceyMontreat
7Waterrock Knob116,292' 1,947' Haywood & JacksonSylva North
8Roan High Knob126,285' 3,505' Carter & MitchellCarvers Gap
9Lyn Lowry, Mount136,260' 400' Haywood & JacksonHazelwood
10Kephart, Mount156,217' 677' Sevier & SwainMount Le Conte
11Black Balsam Knob166,214' 994' HaywoodShining Rock
12Collins, Mount186,198' 475' Sevier & SwainClingmans Dome
13Grassy Ridge Bald196,180' 668' Avery & MitchellCarvers Gap
14Craggy Dome226,100' 1,040' BuncombeMontreat
15Sam Knob246,060' 400' HaywoodSam Knob
16Grassy Cove Top256,060' 360' HaywoodShining Rock
17Yellow Face266,032' 332' JacksonSylva North
18Grandfather Mountain295,964' 2,464' Avery, Caldwell, & WataugaGrandfather Mountain
19Bullhead Mountain325,940' 360' BuncombeMontreat
20Eagle Rocks365,860' 360' Sevier & SwainMount Guyot
21Pisgah, Mount385,721' 1,381' Buncombe & HaywoodCruso
22Point Misery395,715' 375' YanceyMount Mitchell
23Steestachee Bald415,700' 560' Haywood & JacksonHazelwood
24Pinnacle435,665' 485' Buncombe, McDowell, & YanceyMontreat
25Hump Mountain475,587' 927' AveryWhite Rocks Mountain
26Huckleberry Knob495,580' 3,440' GrahamSanteetlah Creek
27Laurel Patch Bald515,580' 320' Haywood & JacksonHazelwood
28Elk Knob525,540' 1,040' WataugaZionville
29Thunderhead Mountain545,527' 1,107' Blount & SwainThunderhead Mountain
30Big Bald555,516' 2,576' Unicoi & YanceyBald Creek
31Bunches Bald595,500' 1,004' Jackson & SwainBunches Bald
32Standing Indian605,499' 2,839' Clay & MaconRainbow Springs
33Wine Spring Bald645,460' 1,722' MaconWayah Bald
34Snowball Mountain725,380' 480' BuncombeCraggy Pinnacle
35Fryingpan Mountain775,340' 400' Haywood & TransylvaniaCruso
36Moody Top785,320' 340' HaywoodDellwood
37Little Bald Mountain805,300' 360' Haywood & TransylvaniaDunsmore Mountain
38Big Bald815,300' 360' Haywood & TransylvaniaCruso
39Copper Ridge Bald855,256' 1,036' MaconWayah Bald
40Lane Pinnacle875,230' 610' BuncombeCraggy Pinnacle
41Siler Bald895,220' 1,080' MaconWayah Bald
42Sugar Mountain905,220' 1,000' AveryNewland
43Cold Spring Knob915,220' 360' Sevier & SwainSilers Bald
44Little Bald925,220' 320' Unicoi & YanceyChestoa
45Unaka Mountain965,190' 1,450' Mitchell & UnicoiUnicoi
46Hughes Ridge985,188' 368' SwainSmokemont
47Yellow Mountain1065,127' 1,547' Jackson & MaconGlenville
48Green Knob1095,100' 800' McDowell & YanceyOld Fort
49Pilot Mountain1105,100' 560' TransylvaniaShining Rock
50Purchase Knob1125,086' 346' HaywoodDellwood
51North Eaglenest Mountain1145,071' 531' HaywoodDellwood
52Cheoah Bald1155,062' 2,362' Graham & SwainHewitt
53Green Knob1215,056' 516' Haywood & TransylvaniaShining Rock
54Cammerer Ridge1235,042' 800' Cocke & HaywoodHartford
55Three Top Mountain1245,020' 1,289' AsheWarrensville
56Shortoff Mountain1255,020' 920' MaconHighlands
57Pond Mountain1334,980' 400' AsheGrayson
58Gregory Bald1364,949' 1,107' Blount & SwainCades Cove
59Cowee Bald1374,944' 1,684' Jackson & MaconGreens Creek
60Bald Mountain1384,942' 762' AsheTodd
61Pickens Nose1424,940' 480' MaconPrentiss
62Sassafras Knob1434,940' 360' TransylvaniaShining Rock
63Rocky Knob1444,940' 320' WataugaValle Crucis
64Whiteside Mountain1464,900' 720' JacksonHighlands
65Jarrett Bald1484,900' 400' MaconWayah Bald
66Camp Creek Bald1574,844' 744' Greene & MadisonGreystone
67Chestnut Ridge1624,820' 360' Haywood & TransylvaniaShining Rock
6848201634,820' 320' Blount, Sevier, & SwainThunderhead Mountain
69Scaly Mountain1644,804' 1,104' MaconScaly Mountain
70Rich Mountain1664,782' 802' WataugaBoone
71Bald Knob1684,780' 605' Jackson & TransylvaniaLake Toxaway
72Toxaway Mountain1734,777' 917' Jackson & TransylvaniaLake Toxaway
73Devils Tater Patch1744,775' 675' Blount & SwainCades Cove
74Swim Bald1854,740' 360' Graham & SwainHewitt
75Teyahalee Bald1884,716' 1,341' Cherokee & GrahamRobbinsville
76Big Haw Mountain1904,700' 960' AveryNewland
77Courthouse Bald1934,700' 440' ClayRainbow Springs
78Bluff Mountain1944,686' 1,146' MadisonLemon Gap
79Barnett Knob1964,665' 516' Jackson & SwainBunches Bald
80Jefferson, Mount1984,660' 1,560' AsheJefferson
81Grandmother Mountain2004,660' 600' AveryGrandfather Mountain
82Black Mountain2084,636' 536' AsheTodd
83Max Patch Mountain2104,629' 849' MadisonLemon Gap
84Wesser Bald2114,627' 767' MaconWesser
85Jones Knob2124,622' 482' MaconScaly Mountain
86Lower Haw Knob2224,608' 348' MadisonSams Gap
87Little Hogback Mountain2304,580' 360' JacksonBig Ridge
88Lick Rock2344,579' 559' Madison & UnicoiSams Gap
89Stony Bald2364,563' 343' Buncombe & HendersonDunsmore Mountain
90Flat Top Mountain2374,558' 1,098' WataugaBoone
91Satulah Mountain2414,543' 763' MaconHighlands
92Glades, The2424,540' 680' Buncombe & HaywoodCanton
93Doe Knob2504,540' 320' Blount & SwainCades Cove
9445302514,530' 430' Mitchell & UnicoiHuntdale
95Chambers Mountain2524,509' 809' HaywoodClyde
96High Rock2554,500' 680' Madison & UnicoiSams Gap
97Little Bald Knob2694,460' 570' Mitchell & UnicoiIron Mountain Gap
9844602724,460' 360' Madison & UnicoiSams Gap
9944202844,420' 400' Carter & MitchellIron Mountain Gap
100Howard Knob2854,420' 400' WataugaBoone
101Little Pisgah Mountain2944,412' 1,752' Buncombe & HendersonBlack Mountain
102Rich Mountain3044,380' 560' WataugaBoone
103Phillips Knob3244,338' 1,238' YanceyBurnsville
104Mulatto Mountain3264,319' 1,100' AsheTodd
105Long Arm Mountain3274,300' 600' BurkeLinville Falls
106High Rocks3304,300' 440' YanceyChestoa
107Bearpen Mountain3334,300' 320' MaconHighlands
108Scottish Mountain3354,287' 399' HaywoodCove Creek Gap
109Snowbird Mountain3394,260' 1,360' Cocke & HaywoodWaterville
110Humpback Mountain3404,260' 920' AveryLinville Falls
111Brushy Face3444,260' 520' MaconHighlands
112Bearwallow Mountain3564,232' 1,354' HendersonBat Cave
113Shoal Mountain3604,220' 600' JacksonGlenville
114Nettle Knob3694,220' 320' WataugaValle Crucis
115Chinquapin Mountain3704,220' 320' MaconHighlands
11641803874,180' 360' AveryNewland
117Catherine Knob3904,175' 1,155' AlleghanyWhitehead
118Woodys Knob3914,170' 830' MitchellSpruce Pine
119Bentley Knob3964,140' 600' WataugaDeep Gap
120Gingercake Mountain3994,140' 440' BurkeLinville Falls
121Locust Knob4104,100' 1,040' MitchellBakersville
122Thomkins Knob4114,100' 960' Ashe, Watauga, & WilkesMaple Springs
123Rich Mountain4154,100' 560' TransylvaniaShining Rock
124Three Knobs4194,078' 698' McDowell & YanceyCelo
125Noble, Mount4224,066' 526' SwainSmokemont
126Ferrin Knob4234,064' 484' Buncombe & HendersonDunsmore Mountain
127Laurel Knob4244,060' 760' Burke & McDowellLinville Falls
128Connelly Mountain4284,060' 600' SwainWhittier
129Little Terrapin Mountain4294,060' 560' JacksonCashiers
130Pixie Mountain4324,060' 360' AveryNewland
13140604334,060' 360' WataugaBoone
132Buck Mountain4414,020' 520' AsheWarrensville
133Hawksbill Mountain4424,020' 520' BurkeLinville Falls
134Shuckstack4444,020' 360' SwainFontana Dam
135Rice Knob4504,002' 822' BuncombeCraggy Pinnacle
136Frozen Knob4514,000' 460' MadisonSams Gap
13739804603,980' 480' GrahamHewitt
138Looking Glass Rock4703,969' 869' TransylvaniaShining Rock
139Sugarloaf Mountain4713,965' 1,745' Henderson & RutherfordBat Cave
140Table Rock Mountain4753,940' 1,040' BurkeLinville Falls
141Greene Knob4793,940' 400' WataugaZionville
142Brushy Mountain4843,940' 360' MadisonSams Gap
143Bushnell 5 Benchmark4903,912' 332' GrahamHewitt
144Green Mountain4943,900' 440' WilkesGlade Valley
145Harmon Den Mountain4963,900' 400' HaywoodWaterville
146Potato Knob4973,900' 360' JacksonGlenville


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