Ascent of Atlanta High Point on 2009-08-18
|Others in Party:||Rose|
|Date:||Tuesday, August 18, 2009|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Summit:||Car|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
|Peak:||Atlanta High Point|
| Elevation:||1068 ft / 325 m|
Ascent Trip ReportIn an urban area, west of the capitol building and south of Georgia tech.
From Georgia tech travel south on Centennial Olympic Park drive, pass Phillips Arena and the Georgia Dome area on the right and cross Martin Luther King Jr drive ........ a short distance later the Park drive changes its name to Walker Street SW. After passing Nelson and Stonewall Streets arrive at Fair Street on the right, in an older urban area. This corner (Walker and Fair) is the High Point area.
On the Northwest corner is a yellow building "Norwood Construction Co, 217 Walker Street SW" ........ the High Point is on its northside property line (a line of bushes and trees) about 100 feet from Walker Street.
"I CELEBRATE A CLIMB WHEN I GET TO THE BOTTOM ...... BY THE TIME I GET TO THE TRAIL HEAD, I'M DONE."
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||8 ft / 2 m|
| Route:||drive up to corner of Walker St SW and Fair St|
| Trailhead:||Walker st , west of cap bldg 1060 ft / 323 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
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