Appalachian Trail Shelters
| WGS84 |
| 36.65659 || -81.53524 |
| 36° 39.395'N || 81° 32.114'W |
| 36° 39' 23.7"N || 81° 32' 6.8"W |
| 17S 452163E 4056912N |
|convert to NAD27|
Thomas Knob Shelter Waypoint: ThomasKnb
County/State: Grayson VA
Elevation: 5400' or USGS elevation
494.9 miles from Springer and 1691 miles to Katahdin
next shelter south ↓ 12.2 miles. next shelter north ↑ 5.1 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: "Spring is E of AT, behind shelter, in fenced area--gb, 123"
USGS quad: WHITETOP MT
thebackpacker.com: Thomas Knob Shelter
elevation profile to next shelter north, cumulative climb/descent (data provenance)