Big Yellow Mountain

Big Yellow Mountain is a 5,440 ft / 1,658 m mountain peak near Spruce Pine, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 133rd highest mountain in North Carolina and the 23315th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Little Hump Mountain, Yellow Mountain, Hump Mountain, Grassy Ridge Bald, Little Haw Mountain, and Oaks Knob. See the Big Yellow Mountain map, 3D fly around, and the Big Yellow Mountain photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Big Yellow Mountain SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by ems8002

1 member reports climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 25, 2015. Below is the trip report and shared pictures from their climb. Based on the summit log, the most popular climbing routes and hiking trails to the summit are Reverse, and Overmountain trail to AT to Little Hump to Yellow Mountain spur.

Routes Used trails & approaches

50% Reverse

50% Overmountain trail to AT to Little Hump to Yellow Mountain spur


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5,440 ft / 1,658 m


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North Carolina, United States

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  • ems8002

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