Mount Craig

Mount Craig is a 6,647 ft / 2,026 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 2nd highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16257th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Big Tom, Mount Mitchell, Balsam Cone, Maple Camp Bald, Cattail Peak, and Big Pine Mountain. Mount Craig belongs to the South Beyond 6000 peak list. See the Mount Craig map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Craig photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Mount Craig SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Teeboy

26 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Nov 24, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Routes Used trails & approaches

71% Deep gap trail from Mt Mitchell

15% Deep gap trail

6% Black Mountains Crest Trail to Mt. Mitchell

6% Black Mountains Crest Trail via Bowlens Creek


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6,647 ft / 2,026 m


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North Carolina, United States

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