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Ascent of Thunderhead Mountain on 2020-06-01

Climber: William Sanderson

Date:Monday, June 1, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Thunderhead Mountain
    Location:USA-North Carolina/Tennessee
    Elevation:5527 ft / 1684 m

Ascent Trip Report

Reserved a spot at the Derrick Knob shelter on the AT west of Clingman's Dome. Left Clingman's parking lot at 7:30 AM, arrived at Derrick Knob shelter around 12:30, after having also tagged Siler's Knob on the way. Dumped my pack and slack-packed out and back to the summit of Thunderhead, about 8 miles round trip. Long day.
Spent the night at Derrick Knob and hiked out the next day.
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    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail



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