Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 40.51312 || -76.3464 |
| 40° 30.787'N || 76° 20.784'W |
| 40° 30' 47.2"N || 76° 20' 47"W |
| 18T 385935E 4485582N |
|convert to NAD27|
501 Shelter Waypoint: 501Shltr 40.51312,-76.3464
County/State: Berks PA
Elevation: 1460' or USGS elevation
1193.7 miles from Springer and 996.1 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 4.1 miles. next shelter north ↑ 15.1 miles. all shelters
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nearby shelters (mileage, bearing) (as the crow flies)
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shelter by visiting the AT groups that maintains that section of trail.
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list of shelters.
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| Type: Shelter || Capacity: 12|| Fee: No|
| Near AT: Yes || Accuracy: GPS || Information: Fully enclosed; maintained by local care|
|USFS Land: No || Maintained by: Blue Mountain Eagle Climbing Club|
Notes: "Fully enclosed, water, port-a-potty (in season); there is a caretaker year round"
USGS quad: SWATARA HILL
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)
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