Ascent of Clingmans Dome on 2016-07-22

Climber: Mike Stinson

Others in Party:Jeremy Stinson
Date:Friday, July 22, 2016
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Clingmans Dome
    Location:USA-North Carolina/Tennessee
    Elevation:6643 ft / 2024 m

Ascent Trip Report

Hiked up paved trail and climbed observation tower before hiking over to Mount Buckley. Warm, quite hazy, and quite crowded.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:333 ft / 101 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles
    Weather:Pleasant, Partly Cloudy
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:333 ft / 101 m
    Distance:0.5 mi / 0.8 km
    Route:paved trail
    Start Trailhead:main parking lot  6310 ft / 1923 m
Descent Statistics
Ascent Part of Trip: My Buckley Quick Visit (0 nights total away from roads)

Complete Trip Sequence:
1Clingmans Dome2016-07-22333 ft / 101 m
2Mount Buckley2016-07-2240 ft / 12 m
Total Trip Gain: 373 ft / 113 m    Total Trip Loss: 250 ft / 76 m

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