Ascent of Feathercamp Ridge on 2013-07-13
|Date:||Saturday, July 13, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||3760 ft / 1146 m|
Ascent Trip ReportFrom US58 east of Damascus VA, take FR90 about 2 miles. Cross one gap (with the signed Iron Mtn Trail) and continue downhill to a second gap, where FR165 continues downhill. Park and follow the old firetower road beyond the gate. Stay on the road when the Iron Mtn Spur Trail forks to the L. The old road will take you to the top, where the firetower is long gone. 1.8 miles round trip.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||440 ft / 134 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||1.8 mi / 2.9 km|
| Route:||Firetower road|
| Trailhead:||FR90 3320 ft / 1011 m|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Unmaintained Trail|
| Weather:||Drizzle, Pleasant, Low Clouds|
| Time:||35 Minutes|
| Time:||24 Minutes|
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