Ascent of Frosty Mountain on 2020-06-24

Climber: SteveM StickMan

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Frosty Mountain
    Elevation:3382 ft / 1030 m

Ascent Trip Report

Went over this spot during my A.T. Approach Trail hike to Springer Mt. and the Shelter a short distance further. Took note and pictures of the former lookout tower remains. Not really much to see - you can still tell where the former access road comes up to the area.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1247 ft / 379 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1247 ft / 380 m
    Round-Trip Distance:15.3 mi / 24.6 km
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Overcast
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:847 ft / 258 m
    Distance:3.1 mi / 5 km
    Route:A.T. Approach Tr.
    Start Trailhead:Upper Falls pkg.  2535 ft / 772 m
    Time:1 Hours 50 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1247 ft / 380 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 847 ft / 258 m; Extra: 400 ft / 121m
    Gain on way out:400 ft / 121 m
    Distance:12.2 mi / 19.6 km
    Route:A.T. Approach Tr. and High Shoals Rd.
    End Trailhead:Upper Falls pkg.  2535 ft / 772 m
    Time:7 Hours 25 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by SteveM StickMan
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