Ascent of Mount Mitchell on 2012-05-20
|Date:||Sunday, May 20, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||6684 ft / 2037 m|
Ascent Trip ReportBlack Mtn crest trail. 14 miles.The first 6 or 7 miles were cake but then it just hit me. Amazing views. Pretty difficult terrain.
As for Mitchell its just an easy walk up the path, and the trailhead is in the parking lot near the picnic area. Note that the trail is called Deep Gap trail here.
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| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
Lucky no thunerstorms.
| Route:||Mt Mitchell Sumit Pathway|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Black Mountain Traverse|
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