Ascent of Sassafrass Mountain-East Peak on 2013-09-28

Climber: Tom Layton

Date:Saturday, September 28, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Sassafrass Mountain-East Peak
    Location:USA-North Carolina/South Carolina
    Elevation:3520 ft / 1072 m

Ascent Trip Report

This little knoll on the shoulder of the SC HP marks the triple divide of three major river basins. From here:
--Glady Fork and the French Broad River flow north into the Tennessee, Ohio, and Mississippi, reaching the Gulf of Mexico below New Orleans.
--The Saluda River heads east into the Congaree and Santee, reaching the Atlantic near Georgetown SC.
--Eastatoe Creek feeds Lake Keowee, Lake Hartwell and the Savanah, reaching the Atlantic on the SC/GA line.
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