Appalachian Trail Shelters
35.96408 -82.58713
35° 57.845'N 82° 35.228'W
35° 57' 50.7"N 82° 35' 13.7"W
17S 356885E 3981129N
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Hogback Ridge Shelter   

Waypoint: HogbackR 35.96408,-82.58713
County/State: Madison NC
Elevation: 4255' or USGS elevation
315.8 miles from Springer and 1874 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 8.8 miles. next shelter north ↑ 10.1 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. has the latest trail conditions, maps, and trail guides.

Additional information:

Type: Shelter    Capacity: 6 Fee: No
Near AT: Yes    Accuracy: GPS    Information: None
USFS Land: Yes    Maintained by: Carolina Mountain Club

Notes: "Water is 440 ydswest of shelter; latrine is 300 ft E of shelter--gb, 153"
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)


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