Ascent of Big Junction on 2019-08-06
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Tuesday, August 6, 2019|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||5360 ft / 1633 m|
Ascent Trip ReportNumber 4 of a seven peak challenge. This unmarked peak lies to the west of Huckleberry Knob near the TN border. The trail is listed officially as Snowbird Creek Trail #64. Pull off to park is on the left just below the trailhead.
The trail is overgrown in summer but not to hard to find. Peak is wooded and shrouded with mountain laurel and rhododendron. Be careful to stay on the ridge, as the drop offs to the east and west are severe.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||83 ft / 25 m|
| Trailhead:||5277 ft / 1608 m|
| Grade/Class:||Class 1|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
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