Ascent of Fisher Peak on 2021-05-15
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, May 15, 2021|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||4x4 Vehicle|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Virginia|
| Elevation:||3580 ft / 1091 m|
Ascent Trip Report- Good to drive Subaru Outback along the gravel Fisher Peak Rd. Any passenger car may make it given extremely careful driving in dry condition.
- Parked at a pull out beyond B&B cabins, in front FAA gate.
- easy road hike to reach summit area, found no BM.
- some brier-whack during powerline descent.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||819 ft / 249 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||819 ft / 248 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3.8 mi / 6.1 km|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Bushwhack|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Partly Cloudy|
| Gain on way in:||775 ft / 236 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 740 ft / 226 m; Extra: 35 ft / 10m|
| Loss on way in:||35 ft / 10 m|
| Distance:||2.2 mi / 3.5 km|
| Route:||Fisher Peak Rd|
| Start Trailhead:||Fiddlers Roost B&B 2840 ft / 865 m|
| Time:||45 Minutes|
| Loss on way out:||784 ft / 238 m|
| Loss Breakdown:||Net: 740 ft / 226 m; Extra: 44 ft / 13m|
| Gain on way out:||44 ft / 13 m|
| Distance:||1.6 mi / 2.6 km|
| Route:||W ridge powerline|
| End Trailhead:||Fiddlers Roost B&B 2840 ft / 865 m|
| Time:||37 Minutes|
|GPS Data for Ascent/Trip|
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