Ascent of Old Black on 2008-09-26
|Date:||Friday, September 26, 2008|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||6347 ft / 1934 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI'm not much of a bushwhacker so I wussed out. It was raining and I had on my practically brand new rain gear and didn't feel like ripping it to shreds on the blackberry thorns that are abundant on this mountain. Got as close as I could on the manway and turned back.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack|
| Weather:||Raining, Cool, Calm, Overcast|
| Distance:||8 mi / 12.9 km|
| Route:||Snake Den Ridge to AT|
| Trailhead:||Snake Den Ridge Trailhead |
| Time Up:||4 Hours 25 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Cosby, SD-AT-LG|
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