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Ascent of Bald Knob on 2020-10-17

Climber: Powen Ru

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, October 17, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Bald Knob
    Location:USA-West Virginia
    Elevation:4842 ft / 1475 m

Ascent Trip Report

- parked at the junction
- did not find any BM around the tower
- bushwhack on descent after Old RR Grade
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1682 ft / 512 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1682 ft / 512 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6.2 mi / 10 km
    Quality:4 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Bushwhack
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1319 ft / 402 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 628 ft / 191 m; Extra: 691 ft / 210m
    Loss on way in:691 ft / 210 m
    Distance:3.7 mi / 6 km
    Route:FR 267B
    Start Trailhead:FR 267 entrance  4214 ft / 1284 m
    Time:1 Hours 14 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:991 ft / 302 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 628 ft / 191 m; Extra: 363 ft / 110m
    Gain on way out:363 ft / 110 m
    Distance:2.5 mi / 4 km
    Route:Old RR Grade
    End Trailhead:FR 267 entrance  4214 ft / 1284 m
    Time:1 Hours 19 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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