Ascent of MacRae Peak in 2000

Climber: Tom Layton

Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:MacRae Peak
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:5846 ft / 1781 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked Grandfather trail from Swinging Bridge across MacRae Peak and Attic Window to Calloway Peak.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:586 ft / 178 m
    Total Elevation Loss:226 ft / 68 m
    Round-Trip Distance:1.4 mi / 2.2 km
    Quality:10 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:586 ft / 178 m
    Distance:1.1 mi / 1.8 km
    Route:Grandfather Crest Trail
    Start Trailhead:Mile High Bridge  5260 ft / 1603 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:226 ft / 68 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Route:Grandfather Crest Trail
    End Trailhead:5620 ft / 1712 m
Ascent Part of Trip: Grandfather Crest (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1MacRae Peak2000 a586 ft / 179 m
Total Trip Gain: 586 ft / 179 m    Total Trip Loss: 226 ft / 69 m

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