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Locations where Golden-crowned Kinglet has been recently reported in North Carolina

Only the most recent report per location is shown. Some reports may be pending verification.

July 1

6Golden-crowned Kinglet Grandfather Mountain SP--Black Rock Trail
4Golden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah Picnic Area
3Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Beetree Gap
2Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Ridge Junction (Yancey Co.)

June 30

2Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Mt. Hardy Overlook
12Golden-crowned Kinglet Grandfather Mountain SP--Profile Trail
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Linville Land Harbor, Newland US-NC 36.03874, -81.89702

June 29

1Golden-crowned Kinglet Clingmans Dome Bypass Trail, Bryson City, North Carolina, US (35.56, -83.499)
XGolden-crowned Kinglet Moses H. Cone Memorial Park--Bass Lake
12Golden-crowned Kinglet Canton, North Carolina, US (35.37, -82.846)
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Linn Cove Viaduct--Tanawha Trail

June 28

10Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Rough Ridge
2Golden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah NF--Sam Knob Trail
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Great Smoky Mountains NP--Clingmans Dome (North Carolina)
2Golden-crowned Kinglet Great Smoky Mountains NP--Swain Co., NC

June 27

2Golden-crowned Kinglet 1707 East Spark Chaser Road, Sylva, North Carolina, US (35.462, -83.107)

June 26

1Golden-crowned Kinglet Great Smoky Mountains NP--Mt. Sterling Trail
3Golden-crowned Kinglet Mt. Pisgah Inn
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Devil's Courthouse

June 25

2Golden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah NF--Rhododendron Gardens & Cloudland Trail
3Golden-crowned Kinglet Mount Mitchell SP--Summit Area
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Julian Price Memorial Park, Boone US-NC 36.13581, -81.76686
XGolden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah NF--Roan High Bluff
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Balsam Gap
1Golden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah NF--Round Bald
2Golden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah NF--Black Balsam Knob
12Golden-crowned Kinglet Pisgah National Forest, Canton US-NC 35.32584, -82.88187
4Golden-crowned Kinglet Blue Ridge Pkwy--Devil's Courthouse Overlook