Ascent of Brasstown Bald on 2007-08-12
|Others in Party:||MMI|
|Date:||Sunday, August 12, 2007|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||4784 ft / 1458 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHot HUMID day... With no breeze on the main trail up.. I was sweating like a stuck pig... Obviously need more Trail miles under my feet before heading out west..
But it was a good day.. highest verticle hike yet.. did not have to stop on the way (though I did slow the pace a couple times to get a walking rest....).
Bigges issue.. gotta deal with this bum knee that acts up on the decents... (or resolve to always hike one-way and get a ride down...)
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2140 ft / 651 m|
| Extra Gain:||160 ft / 48 m|
| Distance:||6.6 mi / 10.6 km|
| Route:||Jacks Knob Trail|
| Trailhead:||Rt 180 2964 ft / 903 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail|
| Time Up:||1 Hours 50 Minutes|
| Time Down:||1 Hours 25 Minutes|
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