Ascent of Fryingpan Mountain on 2011-09-10
|Date:||Saturday, September 10, 2011|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||5320 ft / 1621 m|
Ascent Trip ReportEasy walk up a well-maintained gravel road from the Blue Ridge Parkway; 1.6 miles round trip. Tower steps are open and in good shape. Topo shows a small 5320 contour in a thicket SW of the tower, but I didn't find anything higher than the rocks NE of the tower.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||470 ft / 143 m|
| Distance:||1.6 mi / 2.6 km|
| Route:||Tower road|
| Trailhead:||Blue Ridge Parkway N of Fryingpan Tunner 4850 ft / 1478 m|
| Time Up:||25 Minutes|
| Time Down:||20 Minutes|
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