Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 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 |
|convert to NAD27|
Harpers Creek Shelter Waypoint: HarpersCr
County/State: Nelson VA
Elevation: 1800' or USGS elevation
830.3 miles from Springer and 1355.6 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 7.6 miles. next shelter north ↑ 6.2 miles. all shelters
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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: A large creek runs in front of the shelter; in droughts go upstream and find wat
USGS quad: MASSIES MILL
thebackpacker.com: Harpers Creek Shelter
elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)