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Ascent of Athens Lookout on 2018-01-01

Climber: Kreg Ellzey

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Monday, January 1, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Summit:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Athens Lookout
    Location:USA-Louisiana
    Elevation:500 ft / 152 m

Ascent Trip Report

Came in from the west via Firetower Road. Then a quick drive up the small, slightly overgrown and bumpy two track to the old lookout location. Jumped out and walked around a bit until I was satisfied I'd wandered over the main elevated area. No views, just young pine trees surrounding this location

From here I'd planned on visiting the Lincoln Parish CoHP but as I passed through that area the number of hunters I saw driving in on a road south of that CoHP kept me away. So I decided to instead detour on to Driskill and revisit it since it has been a few years. On to Driskill...
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Open Country
    Weather:Cold, Calm, Clear



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