Ascent of South Wolfpen Ridge on 2020-09-08

Climber: Ted Shemella

Others in Party:Debby Shemella
Date:Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:South Wolfpen Ridge
    Elevation:4561 ft / 1390 m

Ascent Trip Report

Wanted to hike Chimneytop and Locust Log Ridge and found it easier to do the traverse from Jacks Gap to Trackrock Gap. Uneventful second ascent of South Wolfpen Ridge. Had a snack on the picnic bench in the Brasstown Bald Parking Area. The one with the view.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:2301 ft / 701 m
    Total Elevation Loss:881 ft / 268 m
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:2301 ft / 701 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 1601 ft / 488 m; Extra: 700 ft / 213m
    Loss on way in:700 ft / 213 m
    Distance:1.9 mi / 3.1 km
    Route:Jacks Knob Trail
    Start Trailhead:Jacks Gap  2960 ft / 902 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:181 ft / 55 m
    Route:Arkaquah Trail
    End Trailhead:Brasstown Bald Parking Lot  4380 ft / 1335 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Jacks Gap to Trackrock Gap Traverse

Complete Trip Sequence:
1South Wolfpen Ridge2020-09-082301 ft / 701 m
2Chimneytop Mountain2020-09-080 ft / 0 m
3Locust Log Ridge2020-09-08415 ft / 126 m
Total Trip Gain: 2716 ft / 827 m    Total Trip Loss: 3379 ft / 1030 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Ted Shemella
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