Hump Mountain (5587') lies along the Appalachian Trail in North Carolina near the village of Elk Park. This mountain is a bald - no trees to block the awesome views.
|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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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 3 trip reports for Hump Mountain.
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- Log #10596 - by
boy scout on Feb 25, 2002Weather was FANTASTIC for this time of year. Camped on summit and the sunset/night time views were AWESOME.
- Log #10597 - by John Julian on Mar 07, 2000One of the most spectacular peaks on the AT, due to the panoramic view.
- Log #10598 - by
Dale Kolsan on Aug 02, 1999I haven't hiked to the top of Hump Mt yet, but from what I've read, the views are fantastic. You can see Mt Mitchell (6684'), Roan Mt (6285'), Grassy Ridge Bald (6050'), Grandfather Mt (5964'), and...