Marion, United States of America
The Mt. Mitchell is a col with a length of 34 kilometer. This is a highest category (HC) col. It is located in Marion, NC, United States of America. The average grade of this col is 5.5% with a maximum of 8.2%. The Mt. Mitchell ascents from 527 meter at the start, to 2.010 meter at the top, with a total of 1.609 ascending meters.
|Elevation gain||1609 m|
|Average grade||5.5 %|
|Maximum grade||8.2 %|
|Minimum elevation||527 m|
|Maximum elevation||2010 m|
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At 2008 meters, Mount Mitchell is the highest peak east of the Mississippi River. The summit sits at the dead-end of Mount Mitchell State Park road, the highest legal paved road in the eastern United States. It’s the leg-breaking highlight in the annual Assault on Mt. Mitchell event.
- Assault on Mt. Mitchell 2018