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Ascent of Atlanta High Point on 2009-08-18

Climber: Ben Lostracco

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
    Location:USA-Georgia
    Elevation:1068 ft / 325 m

Ascent Trip Report

In 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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