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 |
|convert to NAD27|
Derrick Knob Shelter Waypoint: DerrickKn 35.56635,-83.64179
County/State: Sevier TN
Elevation: 4880' or USGS elevation
189.4 miles from Springer and 2001.5 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 6.1 miles. next shelter north ↑ 5.7 miles. all shelters
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nearby shelters (mileage, bearing) (as the crow flies)
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shelter by visiting the AT groups that maintains that section of trail.
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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: "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
Tom Dunigan TNlandforms.US