Ascent of Poundingstone Mountain in 1995-09
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||3440 ft / 1048 m|
Ascent Trip ReportEnd Point El crossing roadway with USGA EL = 2828 prior to crossing over to NW portion of backpacking trip.
At this point in trip we were not looking for a peak, this USGS named feature was just along the way. We were wet and tired and our gear had taking several spills in the creeks and we were just trying to get out of the area.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||240 ft / 73 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||612 ft / 186 m|
| Round-Trip Distance:||3.2 mi / 5.2 km|
| Quality:||3 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Stream Ford|
| Gain on way in:||240 ft / 73 m|
| Distance:||0.2 mi / 0.3 km|
| Start Trailhead:||Trail adjacent to both peaks 3200 ft / 975 m|
| Loss on way out:||612 ft / 186 m|
| Distance:||3 mi / 4.8 km|
| End Trailhead:||Bradley Road 2828 ft / 861 m|
|Ascent Part of Trip: Black Mtn - Woodcock (2 nights total away from roads)|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 5048 ft / 1539 m Total Trip Loss: 1918 ft / 585 m
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