Adams Mountain

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Adams Mountain
Adams Mountain is located in North Carolina
Adams Mountain
Adams Mountain
Location in North Carolina
Elevation 2,490 ft (760 m)[1]
Location Caldwell County, North Carolina, U.S.
Range Blue Ridge Mountains
Coordinates 35°55′52″N 81°43′28″W / 35.93111°N 81.72444°W / 35.93111; -81.72444Coordinates: 35°55′52″N 81°43′28″W / 35.93111°N 81.72444°W / 35.93111; -81.72444[1]
Topo map USGS Collettsville

Adams Mountain (variant name: Adams Knob[1]) is a mountain near the unincorporated community of Collettsville, North Carolina. It is situated wholly within Pisgah National Forest. It reaches 2,490 feet (759 m) and is nearby Brown Mountain Ridge, which is known for its mysterious Brown Mountain Lights. Adams Mountain generates feeder streams for the Catawba River.