Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 34.99998 || -83.49476 |
| 34° 59.999'N || 83° 29.686'W |
| 34° 59' 59.9"N || 83° 29' 41.2"W |
| 17S 272324E 3875885N |
|convert to NAD27|
Carter Gap Shelter (old) Waypoint: CarterG1 34.99998,-83.49476
County/State: Macon NC
Elevation: 4540' or USGS elevation
93.3 miles from Springer and 2097.6 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 7.6 miles. next shelter north ↑ off miles. all shelters
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| Type: Shelter || Capacity: 6|| Fee: No|
| Near AT: Yes || Accuracy: GPS || Information: None|
|USFS Land: Yes || Maintained by: Nantahala Hiking Club|
Notes: The old Carter Gap shelter is still in use; spring is downhill behind shelter--g
USGS quad: DILLARD
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