Ascent of Old Black on 2009-03-08
|Date:||Sunday, March 8, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||6370 ft / 1941 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThis is an easy bushwhack compared to the others. I don't know why it seemed so difficult last time. On the western slope there is a cairn right on the AT that marks the manway to the summit. There are a few blowdowns to navigate but they aren't too bad. It should take you about 10-15 minutes to summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Bushwhack, Snow on Ground|
| Gear Used:||Hut Camp|
| Distance:||1.1 mi / 1.8 km|
| Route:||Appalachian Trail|
| Trailhead:||Mt. Guyot |
| Time Up:||1 Hours 7 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Newfound-AT-Cosby|
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