Ascent of Big Tom on 2013-06-13

Climber: Albert Wolff

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Thursday, June 13, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Big Tom
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:6560 ft / 1999 m

Ascent Trip Report

A short hike north from Mt. Craig on Black Mountain Crest Trail. Plaque and summit marker on top as well as a survey marker. Small summit with trees but still has good views.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:167 ft / 50 m
    Extra Gain:40 ft / 12 m
    Round-Trip Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:Black Mountain Crest Trail
    Trailhead:Mt. Craig Summit  6647 ft / 2026 m
    Grade/Class:Class 2
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Cool, Windy, Clear
Descent (To Destination) Statistics
    Time:10 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Mt. Mitchell 6-13-2013

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Mount Mitchell2013-06-133684 ft / 1123 m
2Mount Craig2013-06-13571 ft / 174 m
3Big Tom2013-06-13167 ft / 51 m
Total Trip Gain: 4422 ft / 1348 m    Total Trip Loss: 4422 ft / 1348 m

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