Ascent of Mount Mitchell on 2018-11-22
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
|Date:||Thursday, November 22, 2018|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||6684 ft / 2037 m|
Ascent Trip ReportHit this one pretty early, about 9am I think. Blue ridge parkway was closed, so took the longer route up from the southeast. Drive was pretty, but not quite as spectacular as I expected tbh. Summit was fairly cold and windy, though nothing extreme. Easy paved trail to the top. Visitor's center etc were closed for the winter (including the summit bathrooms!).
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||100 ft / 30 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||0.2 mi / 0.3 km|
| Trailhead:||6584 ft / 2006 m|
| Quality:||1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Cold, Windy, Clear|
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