Ascent of Thunder Hill on 2013-07-27
|Date:||Saturday, July 27, 2013|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||3840 ft / 1170 m|
Ascent Trip ReportThunder Hill is located between the Thunder Hill and Raven Rock overlooks on the Blue Ridge Parkway north of Blowing Rock. The side that faces the parkway is a towering cliff in a road cut. The Mountain-to-Sea Trail (which parallels the west side of the Parkway) goes up the other side and will take you within 50 feet of the HP.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||160 ft / 48 m|
| Extra Gain:||40 ft / 12 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||0.7 mi / 1.1 km|
| Route:||Mountain-to-Sea Trail|
| Trailhead:||Parkway mile 289.8 3760 ft / 1146 m|
| Quality:||2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
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