Linville Gorge/Hike Reports/Rock Jock Trail/2015-06-06

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This hike is within a federally designated wilderness area, club may build and use multiple itineraries. Please remain flexible.
The experienced hiker brings a day pack with food and water sufficient for an extended strenuous hike.

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Image captured from Rock Jock
Trail Name Rock Jock Trail
Nearest City Morganton
State North Carolina
Trail Marking N/A
Trail Use/Features Use hiking.jpg Use dogging.jpg
Time expectations
Hiking Time  ? hrs ?? mins
Driving Time

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Total Time

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Trail Attributes
Total Distance 6.00 Miles
Elevation Gain 700 Feet
Difficulty Index TBD
Difficulty Rating Strenuous
High Point 3,300 Feet
Low Point 2,600 Feet
Elevation Range  ?,??? Feet
Latitude xx.xxxxx
Longitude -xx.xxxxx
Nearest Medical Morganton, NC
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Preceded by Current hike Succeeded by
Elk Knob Rock Jock or
Swinging Bridge


Meetup Information

Meet at Newtowne Shopping Center, 6/6/2015, 7:00 AM
Expect to share cost of gas with drivers, roughly 5 or 6 dollars per passenger assuming vehicle has driver and three passengers. This is solely to help offset cost to drivers for not only gas, but hidden costs such as tire wear, oil changes, car washes (especially if drive traverses dirt roads), etc. The club would rather have drivers over-compensated than under-compensated to encourage them to continue offering their services.

Weather Forecast

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Expected Timeline

Leg Type Direction Miles Time Cum Miles Cum Time Clock
Start - - - - - - 7:00 AM
To JRs Drive N/A - - - - x:xx PM

A trail on the Western rim of the Linville Gorge.

Trail Information