Ascent of Clingmans Dome on 2015-07-03
|Date:||Friday, July 3, 2015|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina/Tennessee|
| Elevation:||6643 ft / 2024 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI led 3 days backpacking trip on AT section inside GSMNP from Newfound Gap to Cades Cove campground via Spence Filed Shelter.
Day 1 is from Newfound Gap to Silers Bald Shelter and I hiked to Clingmans Dome tower. Day 2 was from Sliers Bald Shelter to Spence Field Shelter. Day 3 is to take Anthony Creek Trail to hike out to Cades Cove Campground.
|Summary Total Data|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike, Maintained Trail, Stream Ford|
| Gear Used:||Hut Camp|
| Weather:||Raining, Cool, Calm, White-out|
| Start Trailhead:||Newfound Gap |
| End Trailhead:||Cades Cove Campground |
|Ascent Part of Trip: Smokies-Middle (2 nights total away from roads)|
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