Appalachian Trail Shelters
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
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Silers Bald Shelter   

Waypoint: SilersBal 35.5643,-83.56822
County/State: Swain NC
Elevation: 5460' or USGS elevation
195.1 miles from Springer and 1995.8 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 5.7 miles. next shelter north ↑ 1.7 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: 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"
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)

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