Ascent of Roan High Knob on 2014-10-18

Climber: Albert Wolff

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, October 18, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Roan High Knob
    Location:USA-North Carolina/Tennessee
    Elevation:6285 ft / 1915 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1150 ft / 350 m
    Total Elevation Loss:963 ft / 292 m
    Round-Trip Distance:3.7 mi / 6 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:2 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cold, Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1080 ft / 329 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 960 ft / 292 m; Extra: 120 ft / 36m
    Loss on way in:120 ft / 36 m
    Distance:2 mi / 3.2 km
    Start Trailhead:Ash Gap on AT  5325 ft / 1623 m
    Time:55 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:843 ft / 256 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 773 ft / 235 m; Extra: 70 ft / 21m
    Gain on way out:70 ft / 21 m
    Distance:1.7 mi / 2.7 km
    End Trailhead:Carver's Gap on AT  5512 ft / 1680 m
    Time:48 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Roan Highlands

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Beartown Mountain2014-10-181440 ft / 439 m
2Roan High Knob2014-10-181150 ft / 351 m
3Round Bald2014-10-18288 ft / 88 m
4Jane Bald2014-10-18440 ft / 134 m
5Grassy Ridge Bald2014-10-18100 ft / 30 m
6Roan High Bluff2014-10-181923 ft / 586 m
Total Trip Gain: 5341 ft / 1628 m    Total Trip Loss: 5341 ft / 1628 m
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Albert Wolff
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