Mount Kephart

Mount Kephart is a 6,217 ft / 1,895 m mountain peak near Franklin, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 24th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 18744th highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Mount Ambler, Masa Knob, Horseshoe Mountain, Charlies Bunion, Anakeesta Knob, and The Sawteeth. Mount Kephart belongs to the South Beyond 6000, and the North Carolina/Tennessee Appalachian Trail Peaks peak lists. See the Mount Kephart map, 3D fly around, and the Mt. Kephart photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Mount Kephart SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by Teeboy

12 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Apr 3, 2016. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Mount Kephart

  • trailbug
  • Centrespectre
  • Timberwolf
  • lafiurcm

Routes Used trails & approaches

78% AT, Jumpoff Trail

14% Appalachian Trail Southbound

7% Boulevard trail to Jumpoff trail


SNAPSHOTedit info


6,217 ft / 1,895 m


657 ft / 200 m

Height Rank Range

Great Smoky Mountains


North Carolina, United States

Summited by

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  • Teeboy
  • Christopher
  • trailbug
  • GSDTheFlea
  • Centrespectre
  • ducati996
  • mikestinson
  • Timberwolf
  • lafiurcm
  • mickC
  • Kim-Stilson
  • grsmguy

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