Jane Bald (5807') is about 0.8 mile from Carvers Gap on the North Carolina / Tennessee state line. You have to hike up Round Bald (5826'), a 300-foot ascent, first though - in 0.4 mile. Hike another 0.4 mile and you've reached Jane Bald. This is a beautiful segment of the Appalachian Trail. No trees to block the views. Total roundtrip hike from Carvers Gap is 1.6 miles.
|Range/Region:||Blue Ridge Mountains|
|Best months for climbing:||May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct|
|Nearest major airport:||Asheville|
Thanks to Dale Kolsan for adding this peak.
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- Log #10556 - by
Dale Kolsan on July 29, 1999Jane Bald lies along an extremely scenic portion of the Appalachian Trail. Sure, I worked up a sweat because the hike is moderate to moderately strenuous, but almost anyone can do this one. The views...