Appalachian Trail Shelters
36.63776 -81.71347
36° 38.266'N 81° 42.808'W
36° 38' 16"N 81° 42' 48.5"W
17S 436218E 4054926N
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Saunders Shelter   

Waypoint: Saunders 36.63776,-81.71347
County/State: Washington VA
Elevation: 3310' or USGS elevation
478.5 miles from Springer and 1711.3 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 9.5 miles. next shelter north ↑ 6.5 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: 10 Fee: No
Near AT: Yes    Accuracy: GPS    Information: None
USFS Land: Yes    Maintained by: Mt. Rogers Appalachian Trail Club

Notes: "Blue blazed trail leads 150 yds beyond shelter to spring--gb, 137"
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)


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