Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 35.5643 || -83.56822 |
| 35° 33.858'N || 83° 34.093'W |
| 35° 33' 51.5"N || 83° 34' 5.6"W |
| 17S 267241E 3938660N |
|convert to NAD27|
Silers Bald Shelter Waypoint: SilersBal 35.5643,-83.56822
County/State: Swain NC
Elevation: 5460' or USGS elevation
194.8 miles from Springer and 1994.4 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 5.8 miles. next shelter north ↑ 1.7 miles. all shelters
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| Type: Shelter || Capacity: 12|| Fee: No|
| Near AT: Yes || Accuracy: GPS || Information: None|
|USFS Land: No || Maintained by: Smoky Mountain Hiking Club|
Notes: "AT edge of woods near shelter, side trail leads 100 yds W to spring--gb, 55"
USGS quad: SILERS BALD
thebackpacker.com: Silers Bald Shelter
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)
Tom Dunigan TNlandforms.US