Ascent of Mount Rogers in 2000

Climber: Tom Layton

Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:Car
Peak:Mount Rogers
    Elevation:5729 ft / 1746 m

Ascent Trip Report

(Uncertain of year, it would have been a summer day between 2000 and 2003) A nice long day hike--not steep, varied terrain, lots of open views along the way. The summit is enclosed and unremarkable, except to say you've been there.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:1289 ft / 392 m
    Total Elevation Loss:1289 ft / 392 m
    Round-Trip Distance:7 mi / 11.3 km
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:1289 ft / 392 m
    Distance:3.5 mi / 5.6 km
    Route:AT north to Mount Rogers spur
    Start Trailhead:Elk Garden  4440 ft / 1353 m
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:1289 ft / 392 m
    Distance:3.5 mi / 5.6 km
    Route:AT south
    End Trailhead:Elk Garden  4440 ft / 1353 m

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