Ascent of Blackstock Knob on 2016-06-29

Climber: Mike Stinson

Others in Party:Anna and Tanya Stinson
Date:Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Blackstock Knob
    Location:USA-North Carolina
    Elevation:6320 ft / 1926 m

Ascent Trip Report

Parked at Glassmine Falls Overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway and hiked on MST (trail) over Walker Knob, across parkway, and then to summit of Blackstock Knob. MST between Walker Gap (parkway) and Blackstock summit was especially nice. Returned by same route.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1210 ft / 368 m
    Extra Gain:50 ft / 15 m
    Round-Trip Distance:6.2 mi / 10 km
    Route:Mountains-to-Sea Trail along NW ridge
    Trailhead:5210 ft / 1588 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
Descent Statistics
    Time:1 Hours 32 Minutes
Ascent Part of Trip: Blackstock Knob from NW (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Walker Knob2016-06-29 
2Blackstock Knob2016-06-291210 ft / 369 m
Total Trip Gain: 1210 ft / 369 m    Total Trip Loss: 1210 ft / 369 m

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