Ascent of Standing Indian on 2009-04-19

Climber: Jeff Rinehart

Others in Party:Bergs
Date:Sunday, April 19, 2009
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Standing Indian
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:5499 ft / 1676 m

Ascent Trip Report

There is an obvious, well-worn path on the northeast slope. It's a short and somewhat steep hike to the summit where there are a couple campsites and good views.
Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:969 ft / 296 m
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail
    Weather:Raining, Cool, Breezy, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:969 ft / 296 m
    Distance:6.3 mi / 10.1 km
    Route:AT/spur trail
    Trailhead:Carter Gap  4530 ft / 1380 m
    Time Up:2 Hours 44 Minutes
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: Standing Indian (1 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Pinnacle Mountain2009-04-18
2Albert Mountain2009-04-18
3Ridgepole Mountain2009-04-18
4Standing Indian2009-04-19

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