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Ascent of Mount Collins in 1975

Climber: Jack Magaw

Others in Party:Jack F. Magaw (father)
Date:1975
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Collins
    Location:USA-North Carolina/Tennessee
    Elevation:6188 ft / 1886 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:465 ft / 141 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1142 ft / 348 m
    Round-Trip Distance:5.2 mi / 8.4 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:465 ft / 141 m
    Distance:0.9 mi / 1.5 km
    Route:Appalachian Trail
    Start Trailhead:Collins Gap  5723 ft / 1744 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1142 ft / 348 m
    Distance:4.3 mi / 6.9 km
    Route:Appalachian Trail
    End Trailhead:Newfound Gap  5046 ft / 1538 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Clingman's Dome

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
1Clingmans Dome1975332 ft / 101 m
2Mount Love197550 ft / 15 m
3Mount Collins1975465 ft / 142 m
Total Trip Gain: 847 ft / 258 m    Total Trip Loss: 2112 ft / 643 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Jack Magaw
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