Hike Log 2020


Stats Year to Date
Last year, I hiked an abysmal 184 miles. Yep, I’m ashamed. This year, I hope to get back on track with my hiking routine. And, keep better records of my hiking progress. I look forward to adding more blog posts and pictures of our hikes.
  • Total Distance Hiked in 2020: 93.9 miles
  • Total Elevation Gain: 17,908 ft

In the right column of this page, you will find some of my most recent hikes as logged by the All Trails app on my phone.

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

March 30

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

MTS from BENNET GAP TO GREEN KNOB

March 29

  • Distance: 2.2 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 653 ft.
  • Difficulty: Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

March 28

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

March 27

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

March 26

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

TROMBOTORE TRAIL

March 22

  • Distance: 3.6 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 850 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate

MTS: ELK PASTURE GAP TO PISGAH PARKING LOT

March 21

  • Distance: 3.9 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1430 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate to Strenuous

BEARWALLOW MOUNTAIN
up trail – down road

March 18

  • Distance: 2.3 miles (road/trail loop)
  • Elevation Gain: 587′
  • Difficulty: Moderate

MOUNTAINVIEW TRAIL HOUSE TO JUNCTION

March 15

  • Distance: 1.8
  • Elevation Gain: 208’
  • Difficulty: Easy

MT. PISGAH

March 8

  • Weather: Sunny, mid 40’s and no wind
  • Distance: 3 Miles RT
  • Elevation Gain: 750 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate

PERRY COVE – BENNET GAP LOOP

March 7

  • Elevation Gain 1135′
  • Distance: 4.1 miles

BLACK MOUNTAIN TRAIL VIA PRESSLEY COVE

March 1

  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1752′
  • Difficulty: Strenuous

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

February 29

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

February 23

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

CEDAR ROCK SUMMIT

February 22

  • Distance: 6.8 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1857′
  • Difficulty: Moderate to Strenuous

MT. PISGAH

February 17

  • Distance: 3 Miles RT
  • Elevation Gain: 750 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

February 16

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

FOUR SEASONS TRAIL AND HICKORY NUT FALLS TRAIL

February 15

  • Four Seasons Trail: 1.54 Miles Round Trip
    Woodland Trail from lower parking lot to main parking lot – Elevation Gain: 354′
  • Hickory Nut Falls Trail: 2.06 Miles Round Trip
    Branches off Four Seasons Trail to bottom of 400′ waterfall – Elevation Gain: 417′

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

FEBRUARY 9

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

FEBRUARY 6

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

FEBRUARY 4

  • Distance: 4.0
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

FEBRUARY 3

  • Distance: 4.0
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

CHIMNEY TOPS

February 1

  • Distance: 4 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1322 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

JANUARY 30

  • Distance: 4.0
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

JANUARY 27

  • Distance: 4.0
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

GREEN KNOB FROM WAGON ROAD GAP
RETURNING VIA BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY

January 26

  • Distance: 5.6 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 981 ft
  • Difficulty: Easy to Moderate

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

JANUARY 25

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

JANUARY 23

  • Distance: 4.0
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

PRESSLEY COVE

January 20

  • Distance: 3.2
  • Elevation Gain: 1010 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate

MEMMINGER TRAIL LOOP TO BIG GLASSY MTN

at The Carl Sandburg Home
January 19

  • Distance: 3.9 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 659 ft.
  • Difficulty: Easy

COON TREE LOOP

JANUARY 5

  • Distance: 4.3 Miles
  • Elevation Gain: 1037 ft.
  • Difficulty: Moderate

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

JANUARY 4

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy

WOLFPEN WALKABOUT

JANUARY 3

  • Distance: 1.4
  • Elevation Gain: 133 ft.
  • Difficulty: Very Easy