|Total ascent:||29,547 feet|
|Moving time:||17 hours, 10 minutes|
|Elapsed time:||20 hours, 47 minutes|
|Avg temp:||34 degF|
|Strava segment:||Little River Rd to Clingman’s Dome Tower Correct Elevation Gain|
It took nearly 21 hours, over 6 hours longer than I was anticipating as a worst case scenario, but I climbed to the highest point in Tennessee five times plus a sixth partial lap to reach the elevation of Mount Everest. It was quite the adventure … read on to hear all the details!