Ascent of Blood Mountain on 2017-02-05
|Others in Party:||Ansley|
|Date:||Sunday, February 5, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||4440 ft / 1353 m|
Ascent Trip ReportRoute used to hike the summit of Blood Mt.: From Vogel State Park we took Coosa Backcountry Trail to Duncan Ridge Trail to AT to Blood Mt.
Hiked to summit of Blood Mt. after an overnight on Slaughter North summit with a temp of 24'F. The trees and vegetation were covered in ice. As we ascended Blood Mt. and the day began to warm the ice began to rain down upon us. Visibility was approx 50 meters due to low clouds.
|Summary Total Data|
| Quality:||5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Drizzle, Cold, Windy, Low Clouds|
| Route:||Coosa Backcountry Tr/Duncan Ridge Tr/AT|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Coosa Backcountry Trail (2 nights total away from roads)|
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