On a sunny — but not deathly because mountains 💞 — day at the end of July, we set out upon Big Run Loop. Avoiding the covid crowds, we started around 9am and succeeding in seeing few people.
Max elevation: 2889 ft
Min elevation: 1713 ft
Total climbing: 1883 ft
Total descent: -1926 ft
Average speed: 2.58 mi/h
Total time: 02:32:25
But first, Rocky Top Overlook.
The trail begins in woods, on a slope thick with verdant fernage.
An easy river crossing.
Then grass takes over as the undergrowth of choice.
Followed by lunch, back at Rocky Top Overlook. Green mountain majesty indeed.
|Elevation Gain||1348 feet|
|Total Time||Who knows, apparently I stopped recording!|
|Average Pace||23 minutes per mile / 2.6 mph|