Ascent of Brasstown Bald on 2012-07-14
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Saturday, July 14, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||4784 ft / 1458 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThird of 4 state high points today.
05:40pm - Began from parking lot
05:54pm - Summit
06:00pm - Watched the 15 minute USFS video
06:23pm - Took picture of the USGS marker inside the gate they opened for me, and then they showed me the real high point (Just west off the visitor center, has a bear cave under it with luckily no bear in it).
06:39pm - Begin the descent
06:45pm - Back at car.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||444 ft / 136 m|
| Distance:||1.4 mi / 2.3 km|
| Route:||Paved walkway|
| Trailhead:||Visitor Center parking lot 4340 ft / 1322 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Time Up:||14 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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Peaks: climbed and unclimbed by David Darby
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