Appalachian Trail Shelters
37.85619 -79.0005
37° 51.371'N 79° 0.03'W
37° 51' 22.3"N 79° 0' 1.8"W
17S 675902E 4191743N
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Harpers Creek Shelter   

Waypoint: HarpersCr 37.85619,-79.0005
County/State: Nelson VA
Elevation: 1800' or USGS elevation
836.0 miles from Springer and 1354.9 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 7.6 miles. next shelter north ↑ 6.2 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: Tidewater Appalachian Trail Club

Notes: A large creek runs in front of the shelter; in droughts go upstream and find wat
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)


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