Ascent of Brush Mountain - New-James-Roanoke Triple Divide on 2012-05-20
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Sunday, May 20, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Brush Mountain - New-James-Roanoke Triple Divide|
| Elevation:||2840 ft / 865 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI was on my way to Bald Mtn and stopped for this Triple Divide challenge. The Triple Divide is located at the top of a rural subdivision with lots of homes and a mze of streets. I am sure there are other routes to drive close to the Triple Divide. I turned west from Hwy 460 onto Coal Bank Hollow Road and zeroed my odometer. At 0.5 miles I turned left on Pearman Road, at 1.9 miles I turned right on Smithfield Drive, at 2.2 miles I turned left on Preston Forest Drive, at 2.6 miles I turned left on Jefferson Forest Drive and at 2.8 miles I parked along the road. The triple divide is a short distance off the road to the right.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||15 ft / 4 m|
| Distance:||0 mi / 0.1 km|
| Route:||Near Drive Up|
| Trailhead:||2825 ft / 861 m|
| Route Conditions:||Open Country|
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