Ascent of Gregory Bald on 2008-02-02
|Others in Party:||John Fischer|
|Date:||Saturday, February 2, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||4949 ft / 1508 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThick frost and ice in and around Cades Cove. Gravel road was closed were it meets the main road, so we parked at the visitors center. Then walked down gravel road to start of trail. From there on to the summit after 2-3 hours. Temperature in the 40s, with constant wind at summit. Returned down same path.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||3559 ft / 1085 m|
| Distance:||18 mi / 29 km|
| Route:||Gregory Ridge Trail|
| Trailhead:||Cades Cove Loop Road 1390 ft / 423 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Cool, Breezy, Clear|
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