Ascent of Big Bald on 2010-02-14
|Date:||Sunday, February 14, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||4700 ft / 1432 m|
Ascent Trip ReportA lot more snow than I expected - about two feet at 4700'. Slowed me down to about half normal pace. But, a great hike nonetheless...had the AT to myself and freshly fallen snow and clear skies in the morning were worth the effort.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||2400 ft / 731 m|
| Extra Gain:||720 ft / 219 m|
| Distance:||7.8 mi / 12.6 km|
| Trailhead:||Sams Gap 3740 ft / 1139 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Snow on Ground|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Big Bald Attempt (0 nights total away from roads)|
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