NC Peaks


UNC Press has completed 68 Ranked and 71 Total NC Peaks
# Name Elevation Prominence Counties Quadrangle Repeats
1Craig, Mount6,660' 320' YanceyMount Mitchell
2Guyot, Mount6,621' 1,601' Haywood & SevierMount Guyot
3Balsam Cone6,620' 400' YanceyMount Mitchell
4Cattail Peak6,620' 160' YanceyMount Mitchell
5Potato Hill6,460' 120' YanceyMount Mitchell
6Chapman, Mount6,417' 597' Sevier & SwainMount Guyot
7Richland Balsam6,410' 3,030' Haywood & JacksonSam Knob
8Celo Knob6,327' 627' YanceyCelo
9Waterrock Knob6,292' 1,947' Haywood & JacksonSylva North
10Luftee Knob6,234' 334' Haywood & SwainLuftee Knob
11Gibbs Mountain6,220' 160' YanceyCelo
12Black Balsam Knob6,214' 994' HaywoodShining Rock
13Winter Star Mountain6,203' 303' YanceyCelo
14Grassy Ridge Bald6,180' 668' Avery & MitchellCarvers Gap
15Big Cataloochee Mountain6,155' 655' HaywoodLuftee Knob
16Craggy Dome6,100' 1,040' BuncombeMontreat
17Sam Knob6,060' 400' HaywoodSam Knob
18Grassy Cove Top6,060' 360' HaywoodShining Rock
19Yellow Face6,032' 332' JacksonSylva North
20Cold Mountain6,030' 1,010' HaywoodCruso
21Cataloochee Balsam5,970' 1,550' Haywood & SwainBunches Bald
22Rough Butt Bald5,940' 520' Haywood & JacksonSam Knob
23Bullhead Mountain5,940' 360' BuncombeMontreat
24Laurel Top5,907' 647' Sevier & SwainMount Guyot
25Chiltoes Mountain5,900' 320' Haywood & SwainBunches Bald
26Eagle Rocks5,860' 360' Sevier & SwainMount Guyot
27Sterling, Mount5,842' 663' HaywoodCove Creek Gap
28Steestachee Bald5,700' 560' Haywood & JacksonHazelwood
29Richland Mountain5,700' 324' SwainMount Guyot
30Pinnacle5,665' 485' Buncombe, McDowell, & YanceyMontreat
31Little Bald Knob5,660' 532' HaywoodDellwood
32Buck Knob5,620' 440' HaywoodBunches Bald
33Brown Lead5,620' 320' HaywoodBunches Bald
34Rich Mountain Bald5,583' 363' JacksonSam Knob
35Huckleberry Knob5,580' 3,440' GrahamSanteetlah Creek
36Snake Mountain5,580' 2,280' WataugaZionville
37Laurel Patch Bald5,580' 320' Haywood & JacksonHazelwood
38Elk Knob5,540' 1,040' WataugaZionville
39Hemphill Bald5,540' 360' HaywoodDellwood
40Thunderhead Mountain5,527' 1,107' Blount & SwainThunderhead Mountain
41Whim Knob5,501' 361' Haywood & SwainBunches Bald
42Beech Mountain5,500' 1,480' AveryElk Park
43Bunches Bald5,500' 1,004' Jackson & SwainBunches Bald
44Standing Indian5,499' 2,839' Clay & MaconRainbow Springs
45Doubletop Mountain5,481' 941' JacksonHazelwood
46Snaggy Bald5,471' 611' JacksonTuckasegee
47Blockhouse Mountain5,470' 610' SwainThunderhead Mountain
48Wine Spring Bald5,460' 1,722' MaconWayah Bald
49Ogle Ridge5,460' 1,200' YanceyMount Mitchellx1
50Breakneck Ridge5,460' 560' SwainMount Guyot
51Walker Bald5,420' 680' HaywoodDellwood
52LR 548 Benchmark5,401' 341' HaywoodHazelwood
53Snowball Mountain5,380' 480' BuncombeCraggy Pinnacle
54Graybeard Mountain5,380' 360' Buncombe & McDowellMontreat
55Rich Mountain Bald5,372' 952' WataugaZionville
56Crabtree Bald5,340' 2,720' HaywoodFines Creek
57Rocky Bald5,340' 440' MaconWayah Bald
58Fryingpan Mountain5,340' 400' Haywood & TransylvaniaCruso
59Moody Top5,320' 340' HaywoodDellwood
60Little Bald Mountain5,300' 360' Haywood & TransylvaniaDunsmore Mountain
61Big Bald5,300' 360' Haywood & TransylvaniaCruso
62Tusquitee Bald5,260' 1,734' ClayTopton
63Yellow Bald5,260' 1,040' MaconPrentiss
64Copper Ridge Bald5,256' 1,036' MaconWayah Bald
65Lane Pinnacle5,230' 610' BuncombeCraggy Pinnacle
66Hanging Rock5,220' 1,120' Avery & WataugaValle Crucis
67Siler Bald5,220' 1,080' MaconWayah Bald
68Cold Spring Knob5,220' 360' Sevier & SwainSilers Bald
69Potato Hill Bald5,219' 319' SwainBunches Bald
70Brier Knob5,215' 355' Blount & SwainThunderhead Mountain
71Peak, The5,195' 895' AsheBaldwin Gap

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