Cloudland Rhododendron Gardens, Summit forested in fir and spruce, Bald field around summit, great views, More than 200 species of plant growing in this area.
|Range/Region:||Blue Ridge Mountains|
|Best months for climbing:||Jun, Jul|
|Nearest major airport:||Asheville,N.C.|
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 3 trip reports for Roan High Knob.
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- Log #20567 - by Dale Ledford on Jan 01, 2007We Came from the North and went South to Carvers Gap. Tough climb, my friend hurt his hambstring, and I ran out of water. Thank God for the spring near the shelter. I look forward to going again,...
- Log #10339 - by
Dale Kolsan on Jan 05, 2000I have visited the summit of Roan High Bluff (6267'), which is accessible by a short and easy one mile roundtrip hike from the rhododendron gardens atop Roan Mountain. Roan Mountain is a large massif...
- Log #10340 - by Matt kirk on Aug 25, 1999Great place to backpack on the AT. Great views and countless campsites. Please be sure to practice low impact camping.