Hooper Bald

Hooper Bald
Hooper Bald in summer
Highest point
Elevation1,655 m (5,430 ft)
Coordinates35°18′21″N 83°59′38″W / 35.305839°N 83.993919°W / 35.305839; -83.993919Coordinates: 35°18′21″N 83°59′38″W / 35.305839°N 83.993919°W / 35.305839; -83.993919
LocationGraham County, North Carolina,
United States
Parent rangeUnicoi Mountains
Blue Ridge Mountains
Appalachian Mountains
Easiest routeHike

Hooper Bald is a grassy bald mountain in the Unicoi Mountain Range located in the Cheoah Ranger District (northwestern district) of Nantahala National Forest in Graham County, North Carolina, United States. The summit is 5,429 ft/1,655 m.


The summit of Hooper Bald can be reached via the 0.5 mile Hooper Bald Trail. The parking area and trailhead is located between mile marker 7 and 8 along the North Carolina side of the Cherohala Skyway.

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