Ascent of Grassy Ridge Bald on 2006-11-18

Climber: Brian Stansberry

Date:Saturday, November 18, 2006
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Grassy Ridge Bald
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:6160 ft / 1877 m

Ascent Trip Report

A big, big grassy bald. A well-marked spur trail leads to the summit from the A.T. The summit is adorned by a rock pile, benchmark, and plaque. 360-degree view. I spent three hours atop this mountain, and only the threat of the sun setting drew me off.
Summary Total Data
    Distance:6 mi / 9.7 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Open Country
    Weather:Cool, Windy, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Route:Appalachian Trail/short spur
Descent Statistics
    Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
Ascent Part of Trip: Roan Mountain

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Roan High Knob2006-11-18
2Roan High Bluff2006-11-18
3Round Bald2006-11-18
4Jane Bald2006-11-18
5Grassy Ridge Bald2006-11-18

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