Ascent of Mount Mitchell on 2013-06-01
|Date:||Saturday, June 1, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||6684 ft / 2037 m|
Ascent Trip ReportAfter hiking the Black Mtn Crest trail out to Cattail Peak and back, I did the quick walk up Mt Mitchell.
As part of the longer hike, I think this is a qualifying ascent for Mitchell according to South Beyond 6000 standards. Total mileage 6.6 miles per park map and total climb 2120.
Route details in my trip report for Cattail Peak.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||124 ft / 37 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||0.4 mi / 0.6 km|
| Route:||Summit trail|
| Trailhead:||Mt Mitchell picnic area 6560 ft / 1999 m|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
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