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Ascent of Blue Mountain on 2007-10-27

Climber: Aaron Gunn

Others in Party:Dad
Eddie
Alan
Date:Saturday, October 27, 2007
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Blue Mountain
    Location:USA-Georgia
    Elevation:4000 ft / 1219 m

Ascent Trip Report

We started the day before at Hogpen Gap on the AT and camped just off of Spaniards Knob (still need to get this one). After leaving camp in the morning, it was a small climb up to the Blue Mountain ridge. The AT goes just past the summit before dropping into Unicoi Gap.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:660 ft / 201 m
    Elevation Loss:1051 ft / 321 m
    Distance:12.6 mi / 20.3 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Drizzle, Cool, Breezy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:660 ft / 201 m
    Distance:11.5 mi / 18.5 km
    Route:AT
    Trailhead:Hogpen Gap  3340 ft / 1018 m
Descent Statistics
    Elevation Loss:1051 ft / 321 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.8 km
    Route:AT
    Trailhead:Unicoi Gap  2949 ft / 898 m
Ascent Part of Trip: AT: Hogpen Gap to Dicks Creek Gap

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDate
1Blue Mountain2007-10-27 09:00
2Rocky Mountain2007-10-27 13:00
3Tray Mountain2007-10-27 15:00
4Tray Mountain-Southeast Peak2007-10-27 15:30
5Double Spring Knob2007-10-28



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