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I made GPS link: https://www.movescount.com/moves/move125614142. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. We headed under a canopy of evergreens with an idyllic camping spot and turned left. [3] According to his nephew, “one day, Amos [uncle] and Dad were working at the back of the Stanley Mine. Are you sure you wish to delete this message from the message archives of W4SOTA@groups.io? Looking down, a small rock cairn was next to a faint trail. all camped at Deep Gap and continued on the next day. - Mount Mitchell to Celo Knob and Bowlens Creek Hike. The most simplistic instructions are to plug Water Shed Road Burnsville, NC into your GPS. "The latest SOTA Adventure was myself, Scott, KW4JM and Pat, KI4SVM hiking the Black Mtn Crest Trail from Both are on the northern end of what is considered the Black Mountain Crest. From High Point: I found no reason to dispute that. Mica is considered a sheet of silicate minerals with semi-translucent properties. over 6,000 ft and skirted several more sixer's. This was the highest point and it certainly had a beauteous view of the area. The pile was a huge collection of mica, but even more surprising was the hidden, cavernous mine cut out of the mountain. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. This must have been an epic hike. The trail to Celo Knob starts at a junction with a trail marker for the Crest. Builder:  Windsor Homes a flyover video from Dean's track which I exported into Google Earth. “They drilled and shot. [1] During the 20th Century the uses for mica, feldspar and kaolin grew to include “scouring powder, china, pottery, glass, bathroom fixtures, wallpaper, automobile tires, rooking, electrical devices, plasters and paints.” [2] Mica flourishes in Western North Carolina and for a short time period, it was mined extensively and profitably in the area. With the permission of Pat, Dean and Scott, I would like to make a YouTube video of it - to be called "The Toughest Hike in North Carolina". This includes: harm to minors, violence or threats, harassment or privacy invasion, impersonation or misrepresentation, fraud or phishing. Sales Information:  336-580-5392. Soon we saw a sign for Woody Ridge Trail. Probably not perfect since I am going by my interpretation of the account of the three hikers and reverse engineered the photo placement in the flyover. North Carolina,Mt Mitchell to Celo Knob 3 day. Brim Scout 2,129 views. I’d darn sure rather fly than hike that again. Celo Knob Via Black Mountain Crest and Colbert Ridge Trails is a 13.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Burnsville, North Carolina that offers scenic views. The trail to Celo Knob starts at a junction with a trail marker for the Crest. [4] Lowell, Mines, Miners and Minerals, 133. Entrance to the community is down the street on the right. 25 de jul. 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