Ascent of Jane Bald on 2015-06-06
|Date:||Saturday, June 6, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||5800 ft / 1767 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI joined THOG event - Roan Mountain backpacking trip on 6/6-6/7/2015. At Day 1, we started hike from Carvers Gap on Rt143. And hiked to Round Bald (5807 ft), Jane Bald. At the trail junction, we took non-AT which led to Grassy Ridge Bald (6165 ft) for lunch break. After we took a break here, we went back on the same trail to reach to the train junction, then took right turn on AT. We continued hiking, passed Yellow Mountain (5,371 ft). Our Day-1 destination is big field campsite with big barn. At Yellow Mountain Gap, we took blue blazed trail to reach this campsite.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||317 ft / 96 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Gain on way in:||317 ft / 96 m|
| Start Trailhead:||Carvers Gap 5483 ft / 1671 m|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Roan Mtn Backpacking (1 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 2031 ft / 619 m Total Trip Loss: 300 ft / 91 m
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