Pixie Mountain

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Pixie Mountain
Grandfather and Pixie Mountains.jpg
Grandfather Mountain (left) and Pixie Mountain (right)
Highest point
Elevation4,058 ft (1,237 m) [1]
Coordinates36°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]
Geography
Pixie Mountain is located in North Carolina
Pixie Mountain
Pixie Mountain
Location in North Carolina
LocationAvery County, North Carolina, U.S.
Parent rangeBlue Ridge Mountains
Topo mapUSGS 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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pixie Mountain". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-12-29.