I found the info on this page to be very useful in reaching the top: http://www.carolinamtnclub.com/SB6K/SB6K%20Great%20Balsams.htm
Also, I found pink ribbon tape tied on the trees and very easy to follow to the top. I did not find this bushwhack to be difficult at all. Just follow the instructions on how to get there on the Carolina Mountain Club page and it should be easy.
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