Ascent of Paddy Knob on 2020-11-28

Climber: Powen Ru

Other People:Solo Ascent
Only Party on Mountain
Date:Saturday, November 28, 2020
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Paddy Knob
    Location:USA-Virginia/West Virginia
    Elevation:4477 ft / 1364 m

Ascent Trip Report

- parked at a pullout just enough for my car to get away the road traffic.
- followed the mossy 4WD to the summit with four tower foundations.
- ascent stats include searching for BM/RM, but found nothing. Bushwhacking around the summit.
- uneventful descent back to car, heading to Mad Sheep for bonus peak.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:88 ft / 26 m
    Total Elevation Loss:88 ft / 26 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Road Hike, Bushwhack
    Weather:Pleasant, Calm, Clear
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:86 ft / 26 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 77 ft / 23 m; Extra: 9 ft / 2m
    Loss on way in:9 ft / 2 m
    Distance:0.3 mi / 0.5 km
    Route:4WD spur
    Start Trailhead:Pub Rd 55  4400 ft / 1341 m
    Time:11 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:79 ft / 24 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 77 ft / 23 m; Extra: 2 ft / 0m
    Gain on way out:2 ft / 0 m
    Distance:0.2 mi / 0.3 km
    Route:4WD spur
    End Trailhead:Pub Rd 55  4400 ft / 1341 m
    Time:3 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Powen Ru
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