List of North Carolina mountains and peaks. Includes 2559 peaks in North Carolina. Click the peaks to see mountain photos, maps, routes, and summit logs for every mountain in North Carolina. Also browse North Carolina mountains in a big map view or photo view.


  • Mount Mitchell

    Mount Mitchell

    6,683 ft / 2,037 m • 80 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Mitchell is the highest peak of the Appalachian Mountains and the highest peak in the eastern United States. It was the highest point in any state of the United States until Texas joined the ...

  • Mount Craig

    Mount Craig

    6,647 ft / 2,026 m • 16 summits • North Carolina, United States

    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 15849th high...

  • Mount Guyot

    Mount Guyot

    6,621 ft / 2,018 m • 7 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Guyot is a 6,621 ft / 2,018 m mountain peak in the Great Smoky Mountains in North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 3rd highest mountain in North Carolina and t...

  • Balsam Cone

    Balsam Cone

    6,611 ft / 2,015 m • 7 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Balsam Cone is a 6,611 ft / 2,015 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 4th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16045th high...

  • Mount Gibbes

    Mount Gibbes

    6,571 ft / 2,003 m • 3 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Gibbes is a 6,571 ft / 2,003 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 5th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16257th hig...

  • Big Tom

    Big Tom

    6,568 ft / 2,002 m • 6 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Big Tom is a 6,568 ft / 2,002 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 6th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16276th highest ...

  • Mount Buckley

    Mount Buckley

    6,532 ft / 1,991 m • 8 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Mount Buckley is a 6,532 ft / 1,991 m mountain peak near Bryson City, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 7th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16468th h...

  • Clingmans Peak

    Clingmans Peak

    6,529 ft / 1,990 m • 1 summit • North Carolina, United States

    Clingmans Peak is a 6,529 ft / 1,990 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 8th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16521st h...

  • Cattail Peak

    Cattail Peak

    6,512 ft / 1,985 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Cattail Peak is a 6,512 ft / 1,985 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 9th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16585th hig...

  • Potato Hill

    Potato Hill

    6,475 ft / 1,974 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Potato Hill is a 6,475 ft / 1,974 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 10th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 16803rd hig...

  • Richland Balsam

    Richland Balsam

    6,410 ft / 1,954 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    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 17127t...

  • Mount Love

    Mount Love

    6,404 ft / 1,952 m • 5 summits • North Carolina, United States , North Carolina, United States

    Mount Love is a 6,404 ft / 1,952 m mountain peak near Bryson City, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 12th highest mountain in North Carolina , 12th highest moun...

  • Mount Love

    Mount Love

    6,404 ft / 1,952 m • 5 summits • North Carolina, United States , North Carolina, United States

    Mount Love is a 6,404 ft / 1,952 m mountain peak near Bryson City, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 12th highest mountain in North Carolina , 12th highest moun...

  • Old Black

    Old Black

    6,370 ft / 1,942 m • 6 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Old Black is a 6,370 ft / 1,942 m mountain peak near Sylva, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 14th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 17361st highest mo...

  • Blackstock Knob

    Blackstock Knob

    6,359 ft / 1,938 m • 2 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Blackstock Knob is a 6,359 ft / 1,938 m mountain peak near Black Mountain, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 15th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 174...

  • Potato Knob

    Potato Knob

    6,342 ft / 1,933 m • 1 summit • North Carolina, United States

    Potato Knob is a 6,342 ft / 1,933 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 16th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 17503rd hig...

  • Celo Knob

    Celo Knob

    6,327 ft / 1,928 m • 5 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Celo Knob is a 6,327 ft / 1,928 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 17th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 17598th highe...

  • Mount Hallback

    Mount Hallback

    6,322 ft / 1,927 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States , North Carolina, United States

    Mount Hallback is a 6,322 ft / 1,927 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 18th highest mountain in North Carolina , 18th highest m...

  • Mount Hallback

    Mount Hallback

    6,322 ft / 1,927 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States , North Carolina, United States

    Mount Hallback is a 6,322 ft / 1,927 m mountain peak near Burnsville, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 18th highest mountain in North Carolina , 18th highest m...

  • Waterrock Knob

    Waterrock Knob

    6,292 ft / 1,918 m • 4 summits • North Carolina, United States

    Waterrock Knob is a 6,292 ft / 1,918 m mountain peak near Cullowhee, North Carolina, United States. Based on peakery data, it ranks as the 20th highest mountain in North Carolina and the 17807th h...