Ascent of Blue Ridge-Wilson Gap South on 2015-05-29

Climber: Jared Evans

Other People:Solo Ascent
Date:Friday, May 29, 2015
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Blue Ridge-Wilson Gap South
    Location:USA-West Virginia/Virginia
    Elevation:1713 ft / 522 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked on the well-maintained but windy road just below the Blackburn Trail Center. Pleasant hike, skies a little a hazy but the temperatures in the low 70's.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:892 ft / 271 m
    Extra Gain:268 ft / 81 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6.1 mi / 9.9 km
    Route:Appalachian Trail
    Trailhead:Blackburn Trail Center  1357 ft / 413 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Bushwhack
Ascent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 15 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 
Ascent Part of Trip: Blue Ridge - Wilson's Gap (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Blue Ridge-Wilson Gap North2015-05-29325 ft / 99 m
2Blue Ridge-Wilson Gap South2015-05-29892 ft / 272 m
Total Trip Gain: 1217 ft / 371 m    Total Trip Loss: 1217 ft / 371 m

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