Appalachian Trail Shelters
WGS84
35.56635 -83.64179
35° 33.981'N 83° 38.507'W
35° 33' 58.9"N 83° 38' 30.4"W
17S 260577E 3939064N
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Derrick Knob Shelter   

Waypoint: DerrickKn 35.56635,-83.64179
County/State: Sevier TN
Elevation: 4880' or USGS elevation
189.0 miles from Springer and 2000.8 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 6.1 miles. next shelter north ↑ 5.7 miles. all shelters
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These maps, coordinates, and waypoint files are based on recent (2009) Appalachian Trail waypoints. You can often find more information on a particular shelter by visiting the AT groups that maintains that section of trail. For trail mileages between shelters go back to our list of shelters. AppalachianTrail.org has the latest trail conditions, maps, and trail guides.

Additional information:

Type: Shelter    Capacity: 12 Fee: No
Near AT: Yes    Accuracy: GPS    Information: None
USFS Land: No    Maintained by: Smoky Mountain Hiking Club

Notes: "Spring is 50 yds W (on Tennessee slope)--gb, 56"
USGS quad: THUNDERHEAD MT
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)

make-over Sept. 2007


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