Ascent of Buck Mountain on 2013-04-27
|Date:||Saturday, April 27, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||4000 ft / 1219 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFrom West Jefferson, take Buck Mountain Road west 2.3 miles, turn left on private Doe Ridge Lane, and continue 0.5 miles. Park at the first switchback past the end of the pavement. From here, it's about 300 yards to the top, climbing 100 feet. Curiously, there are two old newspaper racks near the summit.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||100 ft / 30 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||0.3 mi / 0.5 km|
| Trailhead:||Doe Ridge Lane 3900 ft / 1188 m|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Bushwhack|
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