Ascent of Little Rock Knob on 2011-03-23

Climber: Rob Carter

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Hi-Clearance Vehicle
Peak:Little Rock Knob
    Location:USA-North Carolina/Tennessee
    Elevation:4920 ft / 1499 m

Ascent Trip Report

Motored on up to see the sights. Trail has still not been rerouted. That last bit sure is a haul. Found the high point on a rock West of the trail. Only three feet higher than the trail, but if you knew the folks I mountaineer with...well that should explain it.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:670 ft / 203 m
    Elevation Loss:670 ft / 203 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Windy, Partly Cloudy
Threatening rain through broken clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:670 ft / 203 m
    Extra Loss:150 ft / 45 m
    Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Route:NB AT
    Trailhead:Little Rock Knob West  4400 ft / 1341 m
    Time Up:1 Hours 
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:520 ft / 158 m
    Distance:1 mi / 1.6 km
    Route:SB AT
    Trailhead:Little Rock Knob West  4400 ft / 1341 m

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