Waypoint: StarkeyGap

mile 189.20 / Gap

Waypoint: SugartreeGap

mile 189.99 / Gap

Waypoint: DerrickKnobShelter

mile 190.99 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy, cables. Water source is a spring.

Waypoint: ATGreenbrierRidge

mile 191.32 / Trail Junction


Junction of the Greenbrier Ridge Trail with the AT, Sams Gap.

Waypoint: HemlockKnob

mile 192.33 / Summit

Waypoint: ATMireyRidge

mile 193.68 / Trail Junction


Junction of the Miry Ridge Trail with the AT.

Waypoint: BuckeyeGapGSM

mile 193.84 / Gap


E 600' to a spring.

Waypoint: SilersBaldShelter

mile 196.47 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy, cables. Water source is a small spring next to the shelter.

Waypoint: SilersBald

mile 196.70 / Summit


Views of Clingmans Dome.

Waypoint: ATWelchRidge

mile 196.87 / Trail Junction


Junction of the Welch Ridge Trail with the AT.

Waypoint: DoubleSpringGap

mile 198.15 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, privy, cables. Water source is 15 yards west of the shelter. Secondary source 35 yards east.

Waypoint: ATGoshenProngTr

mile 198.71 / Trail Junction


Junction of the Goshen Prong Trail with the AT.

Waypoint: MtBuckley

mile 200.49 / Summit

Waypoint: ATForney

mile 200.59 / Trail Junction


Junction of the Forney Ridge Trail with the Appalachian Trail.

Waypoint: ATClingmans

mile 200.84 / Trail Junction

Waypoint: ATClingmansN

mile 200.96 / Trail Junction


E a short distance to Clingmans Dome.

Waypoint: MtLove

mile 201.46 / Summit

Waypoint: CollinsGap

mile 202.73 / Gap

Waypoint: MtCollins

mile 203.80 / Summit

Waypoint: ATSugarlandMtn

mile 204.20 / Shelter Junction


W 0.4 miles to Mount Collins Shelter.

Waypoint: ATForkRidgeTrail

mile 204.47 / Trail Junction


Junction of the Fork Ridge Trail with the AT.

Waypoint: IndianGraveGapGSMNP

mile 206.88 / Parking

Waypoint: AT20589

mile 207.25 / Gate


Wire fence.

Waypoint: AT20598

mile 207.34 / Gate


Wire fence.

Waypoint: IndianGap

mile 207.60 / Gap

Waypoint: NewfoundGap

mile 208.53 / Road


W 15 miles to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. E 18 miles to Cherokee, NC. Restrooms at eastern end of parking lot.

Waypoint: ATSweatHeifer

mile 210.25 / Trail Junction

Waypoint: ATBoulevard

mile 211.26 / Trail Junction


West 5 miles to Mt. LeConte, shelter.

Waypoint: IcewaterSpur

mile 211.55 / Shelter Junction


E 100' to Icewater Spring Shelter.

Waypoint: IcewaterN

mile 211.56 / Trail Junction

Waypoint: BunionLoopS

mile 212.47 / Trail Junction


W to the famous outcropping known as Charlies Bunion.

Waypoint: BunionLoopN

mile 212.56 / Trail Junction


W to Charlies Bunion outcrop.

Waypoint: RealBunionSpur

mile 212.78 / Trail Junction


W to Charlies Bunion, 5560'.

Waypoint: ATDrySluice

mile 212.96 / Trail Junction


Dry Sluice Gap Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: PortersGap

mile 213.81 / Gap

Waypoint: FalseGap

mile 215.05 / Gap

Waypoint: BradleysView

mile 217.60 / Scenic Area

Waypoint: ATHughes

mile 218.90 / Trail Junction


Hughes Ridge Trail junction with the AT. East 0.1 miles to a spring, 0.4 miles to Pecks Corner Shelter.

Waypoint: EagleRocks

mile 219.85 / Scenic Area

Waypoint: CopperGap

mile 220.62 / Gap

Waypoint: MtSequoyah

mile 221.64 / Summit

Waypoint: TriCornerKnobTr

mile 224.05 / Shelter Junction


E 200' to Tri-Corner Knob Shelter.

Waypoint: BalsamMtnTr

mile 224.13 / Trail Junction


Balsam Mountain Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: AT22401

mile 225.46 / Water


Spring, tributary of Ramsay Prong.

Waypoint: GuyotSpring

mile 225.88 / Water


Ramsey Prong.

Waypoint: ATSnakeDenRidge

mile 227.83 / Trail Junction


Snake Den Ridge Trail junction with AT.

Waypoint: CamelGap

mile 230.09 / Trail Junction


Camel Gap Trail junction with AT.

Waypoint: CosbyKnobShelterSpur

mile 231.71 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yards to Cosby Knob Shelter.

Waypoint: LowGapSmokies

mile 232.44 / Trail Junction


Low Gap Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: CammererSummitTr

mile 234.54 / Trail Junction


West 0.6 miles to Mt Cammerer and an observation tower.

Waypoint: ATLowerCammerer

mile 236.79 / Trail Junction


Lower Cammerer Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: ATBMTN

mile 237.73 / Trail Junction


Benton MacKaye Trail northern terminus at the AT.

Waypoint: DavenportGapShTr

mile 238.75 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Davenport Gap Shelter.

Waypoint: DavenportGap

mile 239.65 / Road


Davenport Gap, Tenn. 32. East 1 mile to The Big Creek Country Store, (828) 476-4492 <https://www.facebook.com/pg/BigCreekCountryStore/>.

Waypoint: AT23878

mile 240.33 / Power line

Waypoint: AT23893

mile 240.48 / Water


Stream, small campsite.

Waypoint: AT23918

mile 240.74 / Water


Stream.

Waypoint: PigeonRiver

mile 241.16 / Bridge


Pigeon River bridge, Tobes Creek Road.

Waypoint: Interstate40

mile 241.39 / Road


I-40 underpass, north side.

Waypoint: GreenCornerStairs

mile 241.45 / Road


Green Corner Road, stairs.

Waypoint: GreenCornerRdN

mile 242.20 / Shelter Junction


W 0.2 miles to Standing Bear Farm, a hostel.

Waypoint: AT24085

mile 242.41 / Power line

Waypoint: PainterBranchS

mile 244.36 / Water


Painter Branch, small tentsite.

Waypoint: PainterBranchN

mile 245.01 / Water


Northmost crossing of Painter Branch.

Waypoint: SnowbirdMtn

mile 246.72 / Summit


Snowbird Mountain. E 150' to FAA buildling.

Waypoint: WildcatSpring

mile 247.51 / Water


Spring, headwaters of Holly Bottom Branch.

Waypoint: ATGroundhogCrTr

mile 249.26 / Shelter Junction


East 0.2 miles to Groundhog Creek Shelter, spring.

Waypoint: ATRubeRockTr

mile 251.43 / Trail Junction


Rube Rock Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: HawksRockSpur

mile 251.53 / Trail Junction


West to Hawks Rock.

Waypoint: BrownGap

mile 252.01 / Parking


USFS 148A, parking, campsite. W 0.2 miles to an unreliable stream.

Waypoint: ATCherryCrTr

mile 254.53 / Trail Junction


Cherry Creek Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: ATMaxPatchRd

mile 254.77 / Parking


N.C. 1182, Max Patch Road.

Waypoint: WForkLittleCreek

mile 254.82 / Water

Waypoint: AT25348

mile 255.10 / Road


Dirt road.

Waypoint: MaxPatch

mile 255.55 / Summit

Waypoint: ATBuckeyeRidgeTr

mile 256.56 / Trail Junction


Buckeye Ridge Trail junction with the AT in an open meadow.

Waypoint: AT25516

mile 256.79 / Road


Old logging road.

Waypoint: AT25529

mile 256.92 / Water


Cross a tributary of Roaring Fork.

Waypoint: RoaringForkShTr

mile 257.27 / Shelter Junction


East 50 yards to Roaring Fork Shelter. Water sources are streams crossed 0.2 miles north and south of the shelter.

Waypoint: ATRoaring

mile 257.45 / Water

Waypoint: AT25673

mile 258.36 / Water


Cross a tributary of Roaring Fork.

Waypoint: AT25785

mile 259.45 / Water


Cross a stream.

Waypoint: AT25893

mile 260.58 / Water


Cross a stream.

Waypoint: LemonGap

mile 260.77 / Parking


N.C. 1182 and Tenn. 107.

Waypoint: LemonProngS

mile 261.39 / Water


Campsite near Lemon Prong.

Waypoint: LemonProng

mile 261.46 / Water


Campsite near where the trail crosses Lemon Prong.

Waypoint: WalnutMtnShelter

mile 262.02 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, privy, bear cables, tenting. Water source is a spring located 0.1 miles down trail to the left of shelter.

Waypoint: KaleGap

mile 262.77 / Campsite

Waypoint: CatpenGap

mile 263.48 / Campsite

Waypoint: AT26198

mile 263.65 / Water


Cross a small stream.

Waypoint: BluffMtn

mile 264.47 / Summit

Waypoint: BigRockSpring

mile 266.03 / Water


Big Rock Spring, headwaters of Jones Branch Shut-in Creek.

Waypoint: JonesBranch

mile 266.44 / Water


Jones Branch of Shut-in Creek.

Waypoint: AT26541

mile 267.09 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: AT26553

mile 267.21 / Water


Cross a stream.

Waypoint: GarenfloGap

mile 268.48 / Parking


Garenflo Gap Road.

Waypoint: AT26683

mile 268.53 / Power line

Waypoint: GraggGap

mile 271.87 / Gap


East 0.1 miles to Deer Park Mountain Shelter. West 0.1 miles to Blood River, a reliable water source.

Waypoint: SurpentineAve

mile 274.81 / Road


W 0.1 miles to The Hostel at Laughing Heart Lodge, <http://www.laughingheartlodge.com/index.php/accommodations/hostel/>, (828) 206-8487.

Waypoint: SmokeyMtnDiner

mile 275.08 / Restaurant


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