Celo Knob

Celo Knob
Celo Knob from Three Knobs Overlook, October 2016.jpg
Celo Knob viewed from Three Knobs Overlook
Highest point
Elevation6,327 ft (1,928 m)
Prominence647 ft (197 m)[1]
Coordinates35°51′08″N 82°14′55″W / 35.85222°N 82.24861°W / 35.85222; -82.24861Coordinates: 35°51′08″N 82°14′55″W / 35.85222°N 82.24861°W / 35.85222; -82.24861
Celo Knob is located in North Carolina
Celo Knob
Celo Knob
Location of Celo Knob in North Carolina.
LocationYancey, North Carolina, United States

Celo Knob is the northernmost major peak in the Black Mountains of western North Carolina. It is located just north of Mount Mitchell State Park in the Pisgah National Forest. It is the first peak encountered while hiking the Black Mountain Crest Trail from Bowlens Creek. The trail passes to the southwest of the summit, which can be reached by various herd paths.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Celo Knob, North Carolina". Peakbagger.com. 2008-07-08.

External links[edit]

Celo Knob At Sunset