Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 36.12348 || -82.05428 |
| 36° 7.409'N || 82° 3.257'W |
| 36° 7' 24.5"N || 82° 3' 15.4"W |
| 17S 405126E 3998160N |
|convert to NAD27|
Overmountain Shelter Waypoint: Overmounta 36.12348,-82.05428
County/State: Avery NC
Elevation: 4550' or USGS elevation
382.9 miles from Springer and 1803 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 1.9 miles. next shelter north ↑ 8.7 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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Notes: Shelter is known on some trail maps as Yellow Mountain Barn; water available--gb
USGS quad: CARVERS GAP
thebackpacker.com: Overmountain Shelter
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)
An old barn converted to shelter