Ascent of East Point on 2010-06-21
|Date:||Monday, June 21, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||6625 ft / 2019 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI hiked out to East Point from the road to Pisgah Lookout. The topo shows a road, but it has been returned to nature. Much of the area was burned in a forest fire and there are lots of downed trees to step over. About half way out to the summit, I did find a faint old roadbed that I followed to the base of East Point and where the wilderness boundary is located. There is a new cheesy barbed wire fence there also to keep the cows out of the wilderness. I saw a few cows and they mostly ignored me. Nice views from the summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||314 ft / 96 m|
| Distance:||2.2 mi / 3.5 km|
| Route:||West Ridge|
| Trailhead:||6311 ft / 1923 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
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