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Ascent of Strawberry Knob on 2020-07-18

Climber: Barrett Wood

Date:Saturday, July 18, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Strawberry Knob
    Location:USA-North Carolina/Tennessee
    Elevation:4640 ft / 1414 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked at Beech Gap and ran the Benton MacKaye until I hit the shoulder of Strawberry. Bushwhacked up the south face and pushed through thick brambles to the highest ground. Easy going on the Benton MacKaye and a pretty short bushwhack.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:335 ft / 101 m
    Total Elevation Loss:335 ft / 101 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3 mi / 4.8 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:235 ft / 71 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 135 ft / 41 m; Extra: 100 ft / 30m
    Loss on way in:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:1.2 mi / 1.9 km
    Route:Benton MacKaye
    Start Trailhead:Beech Gap  4505 ft / 1373 m
    Time:12 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:235 ft / 71 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 135 ft / 41 m; Extra: 100 ft / 30m
    Gain on way out:100 ft / 30 m
    Distance:1.8 mi / 2.9 km
    End Trailhead:4505 ft / 1373 m
    Time:15 Minutes



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