Cold Mountain in the Shining Rock Wilderness


 Backpack.  Rated strenuous for elevation gain from the trailhead to Flower Gap (elevation 2,400 ft) and Saturday from Flower Gap to the top of Cold Mountain (peak is 6,030 ft., but uncertain of the elevation on the Narrows where the climb to the peak begins). 

This overnight backpacking trip is scheduled for Friday - Sunday. Group size is limited depending on the experience of the participants.  $25 (per each person in a group/family) refundable-at-the-trailhead deposit required.

Contact Information: Jerry Weston at takeahike@earthlink.net or 336-856-1431.  Telephone calls before 9:00 p.m. please. 

For more details, click here to read the full trip description on the NC Sierra Club website.