Mount Hardison

Mount Hardison is a mountain in the eastern Great Smoky Mountains, located in the southeastern United States. At 6,145 feet (1,873 m)[1] above sea level, Hardison is the thirteenth-highest in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Mount Hardison
Highest point
Elevation6,145 ft (1,873 m)
Coordinates35°24′42″N 83°08′45″W / 35.4118°N 83.1458°W / 35.4118; -83.1458Coordinates: 35°24′42″N 83°08′45″W / 35.4118°N 83.1458°W / 35.4118; -83.1458
LocationSwain, North Carolina, US
Parent rangeGreat Smoky Mountains
Topo mapUSGS Mount Hardison

Mount Hardison is named for James Archibald Hardison, an original member of the North Carolina State Park Commission.[2]

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  1. ^ "GNIS Detail". United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Powell, William; Hill, Michael. The North Carolina Gazetteer. pp. 361–362.