Ascent of Mount Craig on 2012-06-30
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Saturday, June 30, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||6647 ft / 2026 m|
Ascent Trip ReportStarted 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
| Time Down:||0 Days 3 Hours 15 Minutes|
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