Ascent of Mount Craig on 2012-06-30

Climber: Gilberto Borrero

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, June 30, 2012
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Craig
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:6647 ft / 2026 m

Ascent Trip Report

Started on Deep Gap Trail from Mt. Mitchell picnic area to Mt. Craig and back. Steep decline down long rocks (very clean) until leveling off for approx. 100-200 yards then steep incline on very rugged trail to summit.

At the summit, you can continue north on Deep Gap Trail towards Mt. Tom and Potato Hill to the Deep Gap Trail extension. The length of the rest of the trail from Mt. Craig is approx 4 miles.
Summary Total Data
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
approx 75-80 degrees
Descent Statistics
    Time Down:0 Days 3 Hours 15 Minutes

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