SpringerMtnShelterTr

mile 0.14 / Shelter Junction


E 0.1 miles to Springer Mtn Shelter. Water source is an unreliable spring.

StoverCrSpurS

mile 2.78 / Shelter Junction


East 200' to Stover Creek Shelter.

HawkMtnShelterTr

mile 8.21 / Shelter Junction


West 0.2 miles to Hawk Mountain Shelter.

GoochMtnShelterSpur

mile 16.17 / Shelter Junction


W 100 yards to Gooch Mtn Shelter.

BirdGap1

mile 29.14 / Shelter Junction


W 0.4 miles to Woods Hole Shelter.

BloodMtnShelter

mile 30.53 / Shelter


Stone cabin sleeps 8, privy. No fires. No water. Highest point on the AT in Georgia.

MtnCrossings

mile 33.04 / Hostel


Mountain Crossings at Walasi-Yi, http://www.mountaincrossings.com/, outfitter and hostel.

LowGap

mile 44.73 / Shelter Junction


East 0.1 miles to Low Gap Shelter.

BlueMtnShelterSpur

mile 52.48 / Shelter Junction


W 100 yards to Blue Mountain Shelter.

TrayMtnShelterTr

mile 60.55 / Shelter Junction


West 0.2 miles to Tray Mountain Shelter.

DeepGap

mile 68.13 / Shelter Junction


East 0.3 miles to Deep Gap Shelter, spring passed en route.

DicksCreekGap

mile 71.78 / Shelter Junction


U.S. 76, Dicks Creek Gap. West 0.5 miles to Top of Georgia Hostel, http://www.topofgeorgiahostel.com/, 706-982-3252, gear shop, resupply. West 11 miles to Hiawassee, GA.

PlumorchardGap

mile 76.32 / Shelter Junction


West 200 yards to a spring. East 0.2 miles to Plumorchard Gap Shelter.

MuskratCreekShelter

mile 83.64 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, privy. Water source is just south of the shelter.

StandingIndianTr

mile 88.51 / Shelter Junction


50 yards to Standing Indian Shelter.

CarterGapShTr

mile 96.18 / Shelter Junction


E 200' to Carter Gap Shelter, W 0.1 miles to water source.

LongBrShelterTr

mile 104.83 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Long Branch Shelter.

RockGapShelterTr

mile 108.17 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Rock Gap Shelter, spring.

ATSilerBaldTrS

mile 115.88 / Shelter Junction


East 0.5 miles to Siler Bald Shelter, with camping, privy, water, bear cables. The Siler Bald Shelter Trail is a 1.1 mile loop which rejoins the AT.

WayahShelterTr

mile 123.16 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yds to Wayah Shelter with water, camping. West 200 yds to spring.

ColdSpringShelter

mile 128.11 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, bear cables, spring. Tentsites north on the AT.

WesserBaldShelterTr

mile 133.96 / Shelter Junction


W to Wesser Bald Shelter.

RufusMorganShelterTr

mile 138.89 / Shelter Junction


Stream here. E 200' to A. Rufus Morgan Shelter.

SassafrasGapShTr

mile 146.61 / Shelter Junction


W to Sassafras Gap Shelter, camping and water.

BrownForkGapShTr

mile 155.82 / Shelter Junction


E 0.1 miles to Brown Fork Gap Shelter, camping & water.

CableGapShelter

mile 162.04 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, tenting, spring.

FontanaHiltonTr

mile 168.92 / Shelter Junction


E 0.2 miles to Fontana Hilton shelter, running water bathroom.

MolliesRidgeShelter

mile 180.47 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy, cables. Water source is a spring.

RussellField

mile 183.69 / Shelter


Sleeps 14, cables, no privy. Water source is the source of Russell Field Branch, down the Russel Field Trail.

DerrickKnobShelter

mile 192.68 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy, cables. Water source is a spring.

SilersBaldShelter

mile 198.20 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy, cables. Water source is a small spring next to the shelter.

DoubleSpringGap

mile 199.91 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, privy, cables. Water source is 15 yards west of the shelter. Secondary source 35 yards east.

ATSugarlandMtn

mile 206.02 / Shelter Junction


W 0.4 miles to Mount Collins Shelter.

IcewaterSpur

mile 213.44 / Shelter Junction


E 100' to Icewater Spring Shelter.

TriCornerKnobShTr

mile 226.05 / Shelter Junction


E 200' to Tri-Corner Knob Shelter.

CosbyKnobShelterSpur

mile 233.79 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yards to Cosby Knob Shelter.

DavenportGapShTr

mile 240.90 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Davenport Gap Shelter.

ATGroundhogCrTr

mile 251.51 / Shelter Junction


East 0.2 miles to Groundhog Creek Shelter, spring.

RoaringForkShTr

mile 259.61 / Shelter Junction


East 50 yards to Roaring Fork Shelter. Water sources are streams crossed 0.2 miles north and south of the shelter.

WalnutMtnShelter

mile 264.39 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, bear cables, tenting. Water source is a spring located 0.1 miles down trail to the left of shelter.

SunnybankInn

mile 277.60 / 🛏


Elmer Hall's Sunnybank Inn, <http://www.sunnybankretreatassociation.org/accommodations.html>, (828) 622-7206, shared room lodging in a restored house near the center of Hot Springs. Private rooms also available. Vegetarian breakfasts and dinners daily. Across street from Dollar General.

SpringMtnShelter

mile 288.65 / Shelter


Sleeps 5, privy, cables. Water source down a blue blaze to the east.

LittleLaurelSpur

mile 297.28 / Shelter Junction


E 50' to Little Laurel Shelter.

JerryCabinShelter

mile 303.90 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, privy, cables. Water source is on a blue blaze across the AT from the shelter.

FlintMtnShelter

mile 309.63 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, privy. Water source is north on the AT.

HogbackShelterSpur

mile 319.11 / Shelter Junction


East 0.1 miles to Hogback Ridge Shelter, 0.3 miles to a brook.

BaldMtnShelterTr

mile 329.02 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Bald Mountain Shelter, spring en route to shelter.

NoBusinessKnobShelt

mile 339.79 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, no privy. Water source is south on the AT.

UncleJohnnys

mile 346.11 / Hostel


Uncle Johnny's Nolichucky Hostel and Outfitters, (423) 735-0548. Hostel, private cabins for multiple people, camping. Wifi, outfitter. West 0.5 miles on River Road, then right on Temple Hill Road and 0.8 miles further to Mountain Inn and Suites, (423) 743-4100. Internet, coin laundry, hot tub and swimming pool, mail drops. West 3.8 miles to Erwin, TN with more motels, restaurants, resupply, library, dentist, movie theater, vet.

CurleyMapleGapShelt

mile 350.26 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy. Water source is an unreliable spring south on the AT.

CherryGapShelter

mile 363.19 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, no privy. Water source is a spring 80 yards down a blue blaze.

ClydeSmithSpur

mile 372.42 / Shelter Junction


West 0.1 miles to Clyde Smith Shelter, 0.2 to a piped spring.

RoanShelterSpur

mile 380.49 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yards to Roan High Knob Shelter, 200 yards to Roan High Knob.

StanMurrayShelter

mile 385.63 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, no privy, picnic table, tenting. Water source is a spring across the AT from the shelter.

YellowMtnGap

mile 387.59 / Shelter Junction


Campsite. Overmountain Victory Trail crosses the AT. E 0.3 miles to Overmountain Shelter.

MountaineerShelter

mile 405.15 / Shelter


Sleeps 14, privy. Water source is a spring 200 feet past the shelter. Camping available south of the shelter.

MorelandGapShelter

mile 413.89 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, no privy, spring.

LaurelForkShelterTr

mile 421.11 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yards to Laurel Fork Shelter.

WataugaShelterSpur

mile 429.40 / Shelter Junction


W 100' to Watauga Lake Shelter. Water source is a stream south of the shelter.

VandeventerShelter

mile 436.49 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, no privy. Water source is a spring down side trail south of the shelter.

IronMtnShelter

mile 443.35 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting. Water source is a spring south on the AT.

DoubleSpringShelter

mile 450.87 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting. Water source is a piped spring behind shelter.

AbingdonGapShelter

mile 459.12 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting. Water source is a spring east of the shelter on a spur.

CrazyLarrys

mile 469.48 / Hostel


Bunks for up to 9, hot shower, tenting, shuttles <https://www.facebook.com/CrazyLarrysHostel/>.

SaundersS

mile 478.06 / Shelter Junction


West 0.3 miles to Saunders Shelter.

LostMtnShelter

mile 485.07 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, tenting, privy. Water source is a spring.

ThomasKnobShelter

mile 497.25 / Shelter


Sleeps 16. Privy. Water source is a spring in gated area behind shelter. Campsites 0.1 miles north on the AT.

WiseShelter

mile 502.28 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, privy. Water source is an unreliable spring a hundred yards in front of shelter.

OldOrchardShelter

mile 508.21 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, privy. Water source is a piped spring 100 yards to the right of the shelter.

PartnershipShelter

mile 532.08 / Shelter


Sleeps 16, privy, no tenting. Sink and shower. Close to Va. 16, pizza delivery available.

ChatfieldShelter

mile 539.02 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting. Water source is Vaught Branch.

KnotMaul

mile 558.04 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, tenting, privy. Water source is a spring west of the shelter on a side trail.

ChestnutKnob

mile 567.44 / Shelter


Summit of Chestnut Knob. Fully enclosed shelter sleeps 8, tenting, privy. Water source is an unreliable piped spring south on the AT. For the next six and a half miles north, the AT follows the rim of Garden Mountain around the bowl-like valley of Burkes Garden.

JenkinsSpur

mile 578.00 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Jenkins Shelter.

HelveysMillSpur

mile 591.51 / Shelter Junction


East 0.3 miles to Helveys Mill Shelter, 0.5 to Helveys Mill Creek.

JennyKnobSpur

mile 601.23 / Shelter Junction


E 100 yards to Jenny Knob Shelter.

AT60193

mile 611.47 / Shelter Junction


W to Lion Head Road.

WapitiSpur

mile 615.72 / Shelter Junction


E 100 yards to Wapiti Shelter.

DocsKnobShelter

mile 625.05 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy. Water source is a spring next to the shelter.

RiceField

mile 641.33 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, tenting, privy. Located at the edge of an open field. Water source is a spring 0.3 miles south on the AT.

PineSwampBrShelter

mile 653.60 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tent sites, privy. Water source is Pine Swamp Branch.

BaileyGapShelter

mile 657.65 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy. Water source is south on the AT.

WarSpur

mile 666.48 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy. Water source is War Spur Branch, north of the shelter.

LaurelCrShelterSpur

mile 672.90 / Shelter Junction


E 100' to Laurel Creek Shelter.

SarverHollowAT

mile 679.52 / Shelter Junction


W 0.3 miles to Sarver Hollow Shelter.

NidayShelter

mile 685.27 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, camping. Water source is across the AT from the shelter.

PickelBranchSpur

mile 695.79 / Shelter Junction


E 0.3 miles to Pickle Branch Shelter.

JohnsSpringShelter

mile 709.19 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, privy. Water source is an unreliable piped spring to the right of the shelter.

CatawbaMtnShelter

mile 710.41 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, tenting, privy, bear box. Water source is an spring just south of the shelter on the west side of the AT.

CampbellLoop

mile 712.90 / Shelter Junction


E 100 feet to Campbell Shelter, 0.2 miles to a spring.

LambertsMeadowSpur

mile 718.99 / Shelter Junction


E 70' to Lamberts Meadow Shelter.

FullhardtSpur

mile 733.95 / Shelter Junction


East 0.1 miles to Fullhardt Knob Shelter.

WilsonCrShelter

mile 739.96 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, privy. Water source is 0.2 miles down a blue blaze on the east side of the AT, or the Wilson Creek crossing south on the AT.

BobbletsSpur

mile 747.21 / Shelter Junction


W 0.3 miles to Bobblets Gap Shelter.

CoveMtnShelter

mile 753.62 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, tenting. No water.

BryantRidgeShelter

mile 760.63 / Shelter


Sleeps 20, privy. Water source is a stream just in front of the shelter.

CorneliusCrSpur

mile 765.59 / Shelter Junction


East 400' to Cornelius Creek Shelter.

ThunderHillShelter

mile 770.83 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, privy. Water source is a spring just in front of the shelter on the AT.

MattsCrShelter

mile 783.23 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, tenting. Water source is Matts Creek.