Pixie Mountain

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Pixie Mountain
Grandfather and Pixie Mountains.jpg
Grandfather Mountain (left) and Pixie Mountain (right)
Elevation 4,058 ft (1,237 m)[1]
Pixie Mountain is located in North Carolina
Pixie Mountain
Pixie Mountain
Location in North Carolina
Location Avery County, North Carolina, U.S.
Range Blue Ridge Mountains
Coordinates 36°03′42″N 81°52′36″W / 36.06167°N 81.87667°W / 36.06167; -81.87667Coordinates: 36°03′42″N 81°52′36″W / 36.06167°N 81.87667°W / 36.06167; -81.87667[1]
Topo map USGS Newland

Pixie Mountain is a mountain in the North Carolina High Country, in the community of Linville. Its elevation reaches 4,058 feet (1,237 m). The mountain is adjacent to the Linville River.

The Linville Bypass (NC Hwy 181) goes around Pixie Mountain on its western side; while the majority of the Linville community is on its East and North. However, most people are blissfully unaware of the mountain's name since no signs and maps mention it.