Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 38.44409 || -78.47041 |
| 38° 26.645'N || 78° 28.225'W |
| 38° 26' 38.7"N || 78° 28' 13.5"W |
| 17S 720762E 4258121N |
|convert to NAD27|
Bearfence Mountain Hut Waypoint: Bearfence
County/State: Greene VA
Elevation: 3110' or USGS elevation
911.8 miles from Springer and 1274.1 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 12.4 miles. next shelter north ↑ 11.5 miles. all shelters
popup list of
nearby shelters (mileage, bearing) (as the crow flies)
NOAA weather near shelter
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These maps, coordinates, and waypoint files are based on recent (2009)
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 or visit the
AT trail database
and its trip calculator.
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Notes: Spring 50 ft to right of hut is often dry by late summer; hut is for use of long
USGS quad: FLETCHER
thebackpacker.com: Bearfence Mountain Hut
elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)