- Bald Mountains
image_caption= The Bald Mountains
North Carolina& Tennessee
area_imperial= | length_imperial= | width_imperial=
length_orientation= | width_orientation=
The Bald Mountains are a mountain range rising along the border between
Tennesseeand North Carolinain the southeastern United States. They are part of the Blue Ridge Mountain Province of the Southern Appalachian Mountains. The Bald Mountains stretch from the Pigeon River to the south to the Nolichucky Riverto the north, and comprise parts of Cocke County, Greene County, and Unicoi County in Tennessee and parts of Madison County and Yancey County in North Carolina. The Great Smoky Mountainsborder the range to the south, and the Unakas rise opposite the Nolichucky to the north.
Cherokee National Forestand the Pisgah National Forestprotect substantial sections of the Bald Mountains. The Appalachian Trailtraverses the crest of the range. Populated areas within the range include Erwin and Del Rio in Tennessee and Hot Springs in North Carolina. The highest summit in the Bald Mountains is Big Bald, which rises to an elevation of convert|5516|ft|m.
* [Gnis3|1326903 USGS GNIS - Bald Mountains]
* [Gnis3|1016311 USGS GNIS - Unaka Mountains]
* [Gnis3|1310275 USGS GNIS - Great Smoky Mountains]
* [http://www.peakbagger.com/range.aspx?rid=16434 Bald Mountains] — Peakbagger.com
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Bald Mountain — may refer to:Folklore: *Lysa Hora (folklore) (translated as Bald Mountain); mountaintops where, in East Slavic folklore, supernatural creatures gather.Music*Night on Bald Mountain, compositions by Modest Mussorgsky and Nikolay Rimsky Korsakov… … Wikipedia
Bald Mountain — steht für Bergregionen Bald Mountain (Kalifornien) Bald Mountain (Idaho) Bald Mountain (Oregon) Bald Mountain (Pennsylvania) Bald Mountain (Utah) Bald Mountain Pass, Utah Bald Mountains, Appalachenregion zwischen Tennessee und North Carolina… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Bald Eagle Mountain — A Scimitar glider ridge soaring on Bald Eagle Mountain near Lock Haven, Pennsylvania Elevation … Wikipedia
Bald Mountain (Idaho) — Bald Mountain Bald Mountain im Juni Höhe 2.789 m … Deutsch Wikipedia
Bald-Rock-Nationalpark — Bald Rock National Park Blick von der Spitze des Bald Rocks … Deutsch Wikipedia
Bald (disambiguation) — Bald may refer to:*BaldnessIn media:*Bald!, a documentary on baldness * Bald (film), a 2005 by Blake Leibel * *The Bald Soprano, a play *The Bald Truth, a weekly talk radio show * The Bald and the Beautiful , 6th episode of season three of the… … Wikipedia
Mountains-to-Sea Trail — Sunset view from Clingman s Dome, the Western terminus of the trail Length appx 1000 mi (planned) 530 mi (designated completed) Location North Carolina, United States … Wikipedia
Bald Eagle State Forest — Pennsylvania State Forest Managed Resource Protected Area (IUCN VI) … Wikipedia
Bald-faced hornet — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda … Wikipedia
Bald Mountain Pass — xx Bald Mountain Pass … Deutsch Wikipedia