Ascent of Thunderhead Mountain on 2008-04-12
|Others in Party:||John Fischer|
|Date:||Saturday, April 12, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||5527 ft / 1684 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAscended via Lead Cove, Bote Mtn., and Appalachian Trails. Excellent weather conditions. Stopped at "Rocky Top" subpeak and then Thunderhead itself. Excellent visibility.
|Photo: The summit ridge of Thunderhead Mountain in the Smokies, in spring before the leaves come out.|
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||3939 ft / 1200 m|
| Distance:||14 mi / 22.5 km|
| Route:||Lead Cove Trail, Bote Mountain Trail, Appalachian |
| Trailhead:||Laurel Creek Road 1588 ft / 484 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Breezy, Partly Cloudy|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Thunderhead|
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