Ascent of Potato Knob on 2010-10-17
|Date:||Sunday, October 17, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||6400 ft / 1950 m|
Ascent Trip ReportEarned this one. Went via the East Ridge from the MST. This side gets a little steep. An actual class III rock move in one spot. There are several moss covered boulders around the summit area that could claim the distinction of Buncombe High point. Fun one.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||1300 ft / 396 m|
| Route:||MST, to E Ridge|
| Trailhead:||Mt Mitchell Rd, 1/2 mi from BRP 5100 ft / 1554 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Unmaintained Trail, Scramble|
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