Ascent of Huckleberry Knob on 2017-06-16
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Friday, June 16, 2017|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Motorized Transport to Trailhead:||Car|
| Location:||USA-North Carolina|
| Elevation:||5560 ft / 1694 m|
Ascent Trip Report10:00 - Parked in Huckleberry Mound parking lot and departed on trail.
10:15 - Huckleberry Mound summit (by-passed Oak Hill on the ascent). Continued N toward Little Huckleberry.
10:30 - Little Huckleberry. There are lots of small prickers on the way. I recommend long pants (shorts were a bad idea).
10:45 - Huckleberry Mound summit (again)
10:50 - Oak Hill Mount summit
11:00 - Back in the car.
|Summary Total Data|
| Total Elevation Gain:||358 ft / 109 m|
| Total Elevation Loss:||50 ft / 15 m|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail|
| Weather:||Pleasant, Calm, Clear|
| Gain on way in:||358 ft / 109 m|
| Gain Breakdown:||Net: 308 ft / 94 m; Extra: 50 ft / 15m|
| Loss on way in:||50 ft / 15 m|
| Distance:||0.7 mi / 1.1 km|
| Start Trailhead:||Parking Lot 5252 ft / 1600 m|
| Time:||15 Minutes|
|Ascent Part of Trip: 2017-06-16 - Huckleberry|
Complete Trip Sequence:
Total Trip Gain: 818 ft / 248 m Total Trip Loss: 500 ft / 152 m
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