Ascent of Roan High Knob on 2010-06-27
|Date:||Sunday, June 27, 2010|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
|Peak:||Roan High Knob|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||6285 ft / 1915 m|
Ascent Trip Report Walked up from Carver's Gap, 1.5M on AT.
The high point is just beyond the Roan High Knob trail shelter.
No view but a nice setting--a smooth outcropping in a stand of fir. All the underbrush and blowdown has been used for campfires at the shelter, leaving a nice carpet of pine needles.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||773 ft / 235 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||2.6 mi / 4.2 km|
| Route:||AT south|
| Trailhead:||Carvers Gap 5512 ft / 1680 m|
| Quality:||7 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Weather:||Hot, Partly Cloudy|
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