Burke County NC Peaks List
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Total records: 97
List RankNC RankName Elevation Saddle Prominence Line Parent Isolation Proximate ParentCounty Quadrangle
1327 Long Arm Mountain 4,300'  3,700'  600'  Grandmother Mountain 7.52  Big Elk Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
Ball Ground Mountain 4,260'  4,060'  200'  Long Arm Mountain 0.74  Long Arm Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
2399 Gingercake Mountain 4,140'  3,700'  440'  Long Arm Mountain 1.54  Long Arm Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
3407 Cranberry Knob 4,130'  3,779'  351'  Long Arm Mountain 1.61  Camp Creek Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
Sitting Bear Mountain 4,100'  4,020'  80'  Gingercake Mountain 0.58  Gingercake Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
4424 Laurel Knob 4,060'  3,300'  760'  Humpback Mountain 2.06  Gingercake Mountain Burke & McDowellLinville Falls - Map
5439 Parks Mountain 4,050'  3,700'  350'  Long Arm Mountain 1.13  Long Arm Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
6442 Hawksbill Mountain 4,020'  3,500'  520'  Gingercake Mountain 1.64  Laurel Knob BurkeLinville Falls - Map
7475 Table Rock Mountain 3,940'  2,900'  1,040'  Hawksbill Mountain 1.56  Hawksbill Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
Cold Mountain 3,810'  3,620'  190'  Cranberry Knob 1.24  Cranberry Knob Avery & BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
Brushy Ridge 3,780'  3,740'  40'  Long Arm Mountain 0.85  Gingercake Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
8584 Dobson Knob 3,700'  2,620'  1,080'  Laurel Knob 8.23  Table Rock Mountain Burke & McDowellAshford - Map
Long Arm Ridge 3,665'  3,620'  45'  Long Arm Mountain 1.21  Long Arm Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
Green Mountain 3,620'  3,500'  120'  Laurel Knob 1.05  Laurel Knob Burke & McDowellLinville Falls - Map
"Little Table Rock" 3,620'  3,540'  80'  Table Rock Mountain 0.25  Table Rock Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
Chimneys, The 3,557'  3,380'  177'  Table Rock Mountain 0.97  Table Rock Mountain BurkeLinville Falls - Map
9663 Dogback Mountain 3,540'  2,980'  560'  Laurel Knob 2.45  Table Rock Mountain Burke & McDowellAshford - Map
Windling Stair Knob 3,420'  3,220'  200'  Gingercake Mountain 1.29  Parks Mountain BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
10774 Chestnut Mountain 3,336'  2,660'  676'  Cranberry Knob 4.00  Parks Mountain Avery, Burke, & CaldwellChestnut Mountain - Map
11833 3161 3,161'  2,509'  652'  Table Rock Mountain 2.27  Dogback Mountain BurkeAshford - Map
Lettered Rock Ridge 3,085'  2,980'  105'  Hawksbill Mountain 1.36  Hawksbill Mountain BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
Shortoff Mountain 3,020'  2,900'  120'  3161 1.23  3161 BurkeAshford - Map
12912 Icy Knob 2,980'  1,220'  1,760'  Hickorynut Mountain 17.90  3161 Burke & RutherfordDysartsville - Map
Hickory Knob 2,980'  2,780'  200'  Hickorynut Mountain 18.01  3161 BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Buzzard Roost 2,980'  2,820'  160'  Hickorynut Mountain 17.82  3161 BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Propst Mountain 2,980'  2,940'  40'  Hickorynut Mountain 17.71  3161 BurkeDysartsville - Map
13922 Sugar Knob 2,970'  2,660'  310'  Cranberry Knob 1.81  Chestnut Mountain Avery & BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
14924 Walker Top 2,940'  2,540'  400'  Icy Knob 2.88  Icy Knob BurkeMorganton South - Map
15937 2900 2,900'  2,300'  600'  Icy Knob 4.23  Icy Knob BurkeBenn Knob - Map
16941 Benn Knob 2,900'  2,460'  440'  Icy Knob 6.22  Icy Knob Burke & ClevelandBenn Knob - Map
17943 Hickorynut Mountain 2,900'  2,500'  400'  Icy Knob 2.80  Walker Top BurkeBenn Knob - Map
18947 Rainbow Mountain 2,891'  2,580'  311'  Hickorynut Mountain 0.52  Hickorynut Mountain BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Ripshin Ridge 2,875'  2,780'  95'  Gingercake Mountain 2.30  Sugar Knob BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
Skull Knob 2,860'  2,660'  200'  Icy Knob 0.85  Icy Knob Burke & RutherfordBenn Knob - Map
19957 Silver Creek Knob 2,838'  2,060'  778'  Icy Knob 3.09  Icy Knob Burke & RutherfordDysartsville - Map
Pinnacle 2,820'  2,700'  120'  Dogback Mountain 3.06  Dogback Mountain BurkeAshford - Map
20970 2803 2,803'  2,500'  303'  2900 0.91  Hickorynut Mountain Burke & RutherfordBenn Knob - Map
Krunkleton Knob 2,780'  2,660'  120'  Icy Knob 1.20  Walker Top BurkeMorganton South - Map
"The Mummy" 2,780'  2,740'  40'  Table Rock Mountain 1.17  Dogback Mountain BurkeAshford - Map
Kaylor Knob 2,780'  2,740'  40'  Walker Top 0.31  Walker Top BurkeMorganton South - Map
21992 Bandy Cove Mountain 2,747'  2,420'  327'  Table Rock Mountain 2.11  Table Rock Mountain BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
S High Peak 2,740'  2,460'  280'  Icy Knob 0.85  Rainbow Mountain Burke & RutherfordBenn Knob - Map
Rich Mountain 2,740'  2,580'  160'  2900 1.03  Benn Knob BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Swayback Knob 2,721'  2,660'  61'  Icy Knob 0.67  Icy Knob BurkeDysartsville - Map
Bumgarther Mountain 2,690'  2,580'  110'  2900 0.82  Hickorynut Mountain BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Painter Knob 2,660'  2,580'  80'  Benn Knob 0.57  Benn Knob BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Horse Ridge 2,646'  2,460'  186'  2900 1.46  Hickorynut Mountain BurkeBenn Knob - Map
221040 Burkemont Mountain 2,620'  2,300'  320'  Walker Top 0.94  Walker Top BurkeMorganton South - Map
Pond Ridge 2,620'  2,540'  80'  Dobson Knob 1.49  Dobson Knob BurkeAshford - Map
231047 Jimmy Knob 2,580'  2,140'  440'  2900 1.78  Rainbow Mountain BurkeMorganton South - Map
Dogwood Stamp Mountain 2,540'  2,460'  80'  Benn Knob 1.85  Benn Knob BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Grass Ridge 2,500'  2,380'  120'  2900 1.29  2900 BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Little Chestnut Mountain 2,487'  2,300'  187'  Brown Mountain 1.32  Brown Mountain Burke & CaldwellChestnut Mountain - Map
Brown Mountain Ridge 2,340'  2,300'  40'  Brown Mountain 1.10  Brown Mountain Burke & CaldwellCollettsville - Map
Bee Ridge 2,300'  2,260'  40'  Icy Knob 0.97  Icy Knob BurkeDysartsville - Map
Roper Knob 2,300'  2,260'  40'  Walker Top 0.56  Walker Top BurkeMorganton South - Map
Chestnut Knob 2,291'  2,060'  231'  2900 2.89  Jimmy Knob BurkeBenn Knob - Map
Cedar Mountain 2,220'  2,020'  200'  Burkemont Mountain 1.19  Burkemont Mountain BurkeMorganton South - Map
High Rock 2,220'  2,060'  160'  Benn Knob 2.01  Benn Knob Burke & ClevelandCasar - Map
Stony Ridge 2,220'  2,180'  40'  Icy Knob 0.94  Icy Knob BurkeGlen Alpine - Map
241170 High Peak 2,184'  1,300'  884'  Burkemont Mountain 7.40  Burkemont Mountain BurkeValdese - Map
251176 Little Cedar Mountain 2,180'  1,820'  360'  Burkemont Mountain 1.66  Burkemont Mountain BurkeMorganton South - Map
Simms Hill 2,180'  2,020'  160'  2900 2.92  Jimmy Knob BurkeMorganton South - Map
Rose Mountain 2,180'  2,140'  40'  Bandy Cove Mountain 0.96  Bandy Cove Mountain BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
Rector Knob 2,134'  1,860'  274'  High Peak 1.08  High Peak BurkeValdese - Map
261195 Smith Mountain 2,103'  1,580'  523'  High Peak 4.78  High Peak BurkeValdese - Map
Bob Knob 2,100'  1,860'  240'  2900 2.25  Little Cedar Mountain BurkeMorganton South - Map
271202 Pilot Mountain 2,092'  1,310'  782'  Silver Creek Knob 2.49  Silver Creek Knob Burke & McDowellDysartsville - Map
Bolin Knob 2,087'  1,860'  227'  South Mountain 0.99  South Mountain Burke & RutherfordDysartsville - Map
281210 Butler Knob 2,060'  1,620'  440'  2900 4.53  Little Cedar Mountain BurkeValdese - Map
Old Way Ridge 2,060'  2,020'  40'  Chestnut Mountain 1.95  Chestnut Mountain BurkeChestnut Mountain - Map
291215 Hildebran Mountain 2,048'  1,500'  548'  Smith Mountain 1.33  Smith Mountain BurkeValdese - Map
301219 Mineral Springs Mountain 2,035'  1,620'  415'  Smith Mountain 1.97  Smith Mountain BurkeValdese - Map
S Hall Knob 1,995'  1,700'  295'  Icy Knob 1.95  Icy Knob BurkeGlen Alpine - Map
Hipp Knob 1,980'  1,860'  120'  Jimmy Knob 1.11  Jimmy Knob BurkeMorganton South - Map
311238 1945 1,945'  1,340'  605'  Burkemont Mountain 3.00  High Peak BurkeMorganton South - Map
Gilead Ridge 1,940'  1,913'  27'  Benn Knob 2.73  Benn Knob Burke & ClevelandCasar - Map
Yellow Mountain 1,900'  1,740'  160'  1945 0.47  1945 BurkeMorganton South - Map
321264 Pine Mountain 1,820'  1,420'  400'  1945 1.29  1945 BurkeMorganton South - Map
331265 Whites Knob 1,820'  1,460'  360'  Silver Creek Knob 2.08  Pilot Mountain BurkeDysartsville - Map
Keller Knob 1,807'  1,740'  67'  Burkemont Mountain 1.00  Little Cedar Mountain BurkeMorganton South - Map
341273 Doublehead Mountain 1,780'  1,430'  350'  Butler Knob 2.31  Butler Knob BurkeCasar - Map
S Ironmonger Mountain 1,780'  1,500'  280'  1945 0.79  1945 BurkeMorganton South - Map
Shaft Ridge 1,780'  1,660'  120'  Silver Creek Knob 0.85  Whites Knob BurkeDysartsville - Map
England Knob 1,780'  1,740'  40'  Icy Knob 1.62  Icy Knob BurkeGlen Alpine - Map
S 1740 1,740'  1,460'  280'  Butler Knob 1.14  Butler Knob BurkeValdese - Map
351286 1700 1,700'  1,340'  360'  Benn Knob 3.87  Benn Knob Burke & ClevelandCasar - Map
Swenk Knob 1,700'  1,500'  200'  2900 2.25  Butler Knob BurkeCasar - Map
361290 Brushy Knob 1,690'  1,380'  310'  Butler Knob 1.57  Doublehead Mountain BurkeCasar - Map
Queens Mountain 1,690'  1,620'  70'  1700 0.74  1700 Burke & ClevelandCasar - Map
Noah Mountain 1,660'  1,500'  160'  Doublehead Mountain 0.59  Doublehead Mountain BurkeCasar - Map
Black Fox Ridge 1,624'  1,580'  44'  Little Cedar Mountain 0.70  Little Cedar Mountain BurkeMorganton South - Map
Long Mountain 1,620'  1,420'  200'  Mineral Springs Mountain 1.41  Mineral Springs Mountain BurkeValdese - Map
Sugarloaf Mountain 1,580'  1,410'  170'  Butler Knob 1.10  Doublehead Mountain BurkeValdese - Map
371311 Piney Mountain 1,569'  1,230'  339'  Smith Mountain 2.40  Hildebran Mountain BurkeLongview - Map
Miller Mountain 1,500'  1,380'  120'  Bandy Cove Mountain 3.14  Bandy Cove Mountain BurkeOak Hill - Map
Prospect Ridge 1,420'  1,340'  80'  1945 2.86  1945 BurkeValdese - Map


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