Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 36.10506 || -82.12222 |
| 36° 6.304'N || 82° 7.333'W |
| 36° 6' 18.2"N || 82° 7' 20"W |
| 17S 398989E 3996184N |
|convert to NAD27|
Roan High Knob Shelter Waypoint: RoanHigh
County/State: Carter TN
Elevation: 6275' or USGS elevation
375.8 miles from Springer and 1810.1 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 7.6 miles. next shelter north ↑ 5.2 miles. all shelters
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nearby shelters (mileage, bearing) (as the crow flies)
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You can often find more information on a particular
shelter by visiting the AT groups that maintains that section of trail.
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list of shelters or visit the
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and its trip calculator.
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Notes: "Alt. 6285'; Highest shelter on AT, originally a fire warden's cabin, spring w/in"
USGS quad: CARVERS GAP
thebackpacker.com: Roan High Knob Shelter
Δ elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)
and Wikipedia mountain info
fire tower info