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Ascent of Roan High Bluff on 2014-10-18

Climber: Albert Wolff

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Saturday, October 18, 2014
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Roan High Bluff
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:6267 ft / 1910 m
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1923 ft / 585 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3943 ft / 1201 m
    Round-Trip Distance:10.9 mi / 17.5 km
    Grade/Class:Class 1
    Quality:1 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Weather:Cold, Windy, Low Clouds
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1507 ft / 459 m
        Gain Breakdown:Net: 207 ft / 63 m; Extra: 1300 ft / 396m
    Loss on way in:1300 ft / 396 m
    Distance:5.2 mi / 8.4 km
    Route:AT, Cloudloud Trail
    Start Trailhead:AT - Start of Spur to Grassy Ridge Bald  6060 ft / 1847 m
    Time:2 Hours 2 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:2643 ft / 805 m
        Loss Breakdown:Net: 2227 ft / 679 m; Extra: 416 ft / 126m
    Gain on way out:416 ft / 126 m
    Distance:5.7 mi / 9.2 km
    Route:AT, Cloudland Trail
    End Trailhead:Hughes Gap TH  4040 ft / 1231 m
    Time:2 Hours 30 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Roan Highlands

Complete Trip Sequence:
OrderPeak/PointDateGain
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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