Richland Balsam

Richland Balsam is a 6,410 ft / 1,954 m mountain peak near Waynesville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 11th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 17931st highest mountain in the United States. The nearest peaks are Lone Bald, Reinhart Knob, Cold Spring Knob, High Knob, Choga Butt Knob, and Old Bald. Richland Balsam belongs to the South Beyond 6000 Peak Challenge peak list. See the Richland Balsam map, 3D fly around, and the Richland Balsam photos to get a better sense of the mountain.

Richland Balsam SUMMIT LOG peakery first ascent by richard

6 members report climbing or hiking to the summit, most recently on Jul 28, 2015. Below are trip reports and shared pictures from their climbs.

Others who’ve summited Richland Balsam

  • lafiurcm
  • robertocampo

Routes Used trails & approaches

75% Summit loop

25% Same


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6,410 ft / 1,954 m


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Height Rank Range

Great Balsam Mountains


North Carolina, United States

Summited by

  • richard
  • chuck.hafner
  • david.brawn.79
  • lafiurcm
  • Rassidan
  • robertocampo

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