Waypoint: AT33378

mile 335.96 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: AT33389

mile 336.30 / Water


Stream.

Waypoint: NoBusinessSpring

mile 336.88 / Water


Spring source for No Business Knob Shelter, 0.2 miles north.

Waypoint: NoBusinessKnobShelt

mile 337.08 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, no privy. Water source is south on the AT.

Waypoint: TempleHillGap

mile 339.38 / Trail Junction


Temple Hill Gap Trail junction with the AT.

Waypoint: UncleJohnnys

mile 343.36 / Hostel


Uncle Johnny's Nolichucky Hostel and Outfitters, (423) 735-0548. Hostel, private cabins for multiple people, camping. Wifi, outfitter. West 0.5 miles on River Road, then right on Temple Hill Road and 0.8 miles further to Mountain Inn and Suites, (423) 743-4100. Internet, coin laundry, hot tub and swimming pool, mail drops. West 3.8 miles to Erwin, TN with more motels, restaurants, resupply, library, dentist, movie theater, vet.

Waypoint: JonesBranchRoad

mile 343.46 / Road


Jones Branch Road, north side, near junction with Chestoa Pike. West about a mile to Cantarroso Farm and Apiary, <http://www.cantarrosofarm.com/>, (423) 833-7514. Tenting, rooms, laundry. Town shuttles, fuel, work for stay.

Waypoint: AT34134

mile 343.59 / Railroad

Waypoint: AT34261

mile 344.96 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: AT34294

mile 345.30 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: AT34332

mile 345.68 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: JonesBranch1

mile 345.91 / Water

Waypoint: JonesBranch2

mile 346.14 / Water


Jones Branch.

Waypoint: CurleyMapleGapShelt

mile 347.48 / Shelter


Sleeps 12, no privy. Water source is an unreliable spring south on the AT.

Waypoint: CurleyMapleGap

mile 347.60 / Trail Junction


Old foundation.

Waypoint: AT34587

mile 348.03 / Water


Pooling spring.

Waypoint: AT34514

mile 348.57 / Water


Stream.

Waypoint: AT34647

mile 348.79 / Water


Cross a stream.

Waypoint: IndianGraveGap

mile 351.58 / Parking


Tenn. 395 and N.C. 197, parking.

Waypoint: AT34945

mile 352.26 / Power line

Waypoint: USFS320S

mile 352.68 / Road


AT crosses Beauty Spot Gap Road/USFS 230.

Waypoint: BeautySpot

mile 353.90 / Summit

Waypoint: USFS230N

mile 354.15 / Road


USFS 320/Beauty Spot Gap road. West 100 yards to a piped spring.

Waypoint: AT35165

mile 354.80 / Gate

Waypoint: AT35203

mile 355.20 / Gate

Waypoint: BeautySpotGap

mile 355.46 / Road


USFS 230/Unaka Mountain Road. 50 yards west to a spring, campsites.

Waypoint: UnakaMtnRoad

mile 355.94 / Road


AT passes near Unaka Mountain Road/USFS 230.

Waypoint: UnakaMtn

mile 356.99 / Summit


5180'.

Waypoint: UnakaLowGap

mile 359.21 / Gap

Waypoint: CherryGapShelter

mile 360.29 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, no privy. Water source is a spring 80 yards down a blue blaze.

Waypoint: CherryGap

mile 361.00 / Gap

Waypoint: IronMtnGap

mile 363.39 / Road


Tenn. 107 and N.C. 226, Iron Mountain Gap. East 3 miles to Beladean Shell, a convenience store and deli. West 10 miles to Unicoi, Tenn. with restaurants and convenence store.

Waypoint: AT36243C

mile 364.64 / Campsite


Campsite. W 100 yards to a piped spring.

Waypoint: IronMtn

mile 366.84 / Summit


Campsite.

Waypoint: GreasyCrGap

mile 367.46 / Campsite


East 0.6 miles to Greasy Creek Friendly, <http://www.greasycreekfriendly.com/>, (828) 688-9948. Bunkhouse, camping, private rooms available. Frozen pizza and limited resupply. Accepts mail drops. Internet. Open since 2002. West 0.2 miles to a piped spring.

Waypoint: ClydeSmithSpur

mile 369.43 / Shelter Junction


West 0.1 miles to Clyde Smith Shelter, 0.2 to a piped spring.

Waypoint: LittleRockKnob

mile 370.64 / Summit

Waypoint: AT36936

mile 371.37 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: DoeRiver

mile 371.71 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: HughesGap

mile 372.76 / Road

Waypoint: BeartownMtn

mile 375.27 / Summit

Waypoint: AshGap

mile 375.61 / Campsite


E to water.

Waypoint: RoanHighBluffSpur

mile 376.84 / Trail Junction


East 0.1 miles to a seasonal running water bathroom, 1.3 miles to Roan High Bluff.

Waypoint: RoanShelterSpur

mile 377.41 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yards to Roan High Knob Shelter, 200 yards to Roan High Knob.

Waypoint: CarversGapWa

mile 378.85 / Water


Piped spring.

Waypoint: CarversGap

mile 378.95 / Parking


N.C. 261 and Tenn. 143. Picnic area and restrooms.

Waypoint: RoundBald

mile 379.58 / Summit

Waypoint: EngineGap

mile 380.01 / Gap

Waypoint: JaneBald

mile 380.29 / Summit

Waypoint: GrassyRidgeSpur

mile 380.76 / Trail Junction


East to Grassy Ridge, the only 360 degree view from an undeveloped 6000' peak near the AT.

Waypoint: StanMurrayShelter

mile 382.52 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, no privy, picnic table, tenting. Water source is a spring across the AT from the shelter.

Waypoint: YellowMtnGap

mile 384.46 / Shelter Junction


Campsite. Overmountain Victory Trail crosses the AT. E 0.3 miles to Overmountain Shelter.

Waypoint: Overmtn4

mile 385.40 / Trail Junction

Waypoint: BigYellowMtnSpur

mile 385.65 / Trail Junction


E 1.1 miles to Big Yellow Mountain, grass fields.

Waypoint: LittleHump

mile 385.98 / Summit


Meadow.

Waypoint: BradleyGap

mile 387.19 / Gap

Waypoint: AT38623

mile 387.80 / Gate

Waypoint: HumpMtn

mile 388.09 / Summit

Waypoint: AT38709

mile 388.53 / Gate

Waypoint: AT38734

mile 388.88 / Gate

Waypoint: DollFlats

mile 390.42 / Campsite

Waypoint: MorganBranch

mile 390.97 / Water


Small stream.

Waypoint: AT39095

mile 392.30 / Power line

Waypoint: ApplehouseSite

mile 392.86 / Campsite


Site of former Applehouse Shelter, small stream.

Waypoint: BuckCreek

mile 393.29 / Water


Buck Creek footbridge.

Waypoint: US19E

mile 393.40 / Road


W 0.3 miles to Mountain Harbour B&B, <http://www.mountainharbour.net/>, (423) 772-9494, bunks include linens. Full resupply. Private rooms available, breakfast, laundry. East 2.5 miles to Elk Park, NC, restaurant and a convenience store.

Waypoint: BearBranchRd

mile 393.62 / Road

Waypoint: BearBranch

mile 393.68 / Bridge

Waypoint: AT39187

mile 395.01 / Gate

Waypoint: AT39231

mile 395.46 / Water


Small stream. Just north is an open meadow.

Waypoint: BuckMtnRd

mile 396.61 / Road

Waypoint: CampbellHollowRd

mile 396.91 / Road

Waypoint: JonesFallsSpur

mile 398.72 / Trail Junction


E 0.1 miles to Jones Falls.

Waypoint: AT39593

mile 399.10 / Gate

Waypoint: SugarHollow

mile 399.47 / Water


Campsites.

Waypoint: AT39709

mile 400.28 / Water


Stream.

Waypoint: MountaineerFalls

mile 401.69 / Water

Waypoint: MountaineerShelter

mile 401.85 / Shelter


Sleeps 14, privy. Water source is a spring 200 feet past the shelter. Camping available south of the shelter.

Waypoint: SlideHollow

mile 403.07 / Water


Small footbridge.

Waypoint: WalnutMtnRd

mile 403.57 / Road


Dirt road.

Waypoint: AT40121

mile 404.43 / Water


Cross a stream.

Waypoint: LaurelFork1

mile 405.43 / Water


Cross large Laurel Fork on a bridge.

Waypoint: AT40381

mile 406.33 / Water


Cross a stream.

Waypoint: FS293

mile 406.38 / Road


Dirt road.

Waypoint: AT40311

mile 407.05 / Water


Stream.

Waypoint: AT40446

mile 407.70 / Water


Cross a tributary of Laurel Fork.

Waypoint: MorelandGapShelter

mile 410.50 / Shelter


Sleeps 6, tenting, no privy, spring.

Waypoint: AT40915C

mile 412.41 / Campsite

Waypoint: ATCoonDenFallsTr

mile 414.35 / Trail Junction


Coon Den Falls Trail joins the AT.

Waypoint: DennisCoveRd

mile 415.96 / Road


West to Bob Peoples' Kincora.

Waypoint: PondMtnWildS

mile 416.20 / Sign


AT nobo enters Pond Mtn Wilderness.

Waypoint: LaurelFork2

mile 416.62 / Water


Cross Laurel Fork on a bridge.

Waypoint: LaurelForkHighWaS

mile 416.94 / Trail Junction


High water bypass.

Waypoint: LaurelFalls

mile 417.10 / Scenic Area


A large waterfall.

Waypoint: LaurelForkShelterTr

mile 417.65 / Shelter Junction


East 100 yards to Laurel Fork Shelter.

Waypoint: LaurelFork3

mile 418.06 / Water


AT crosses Laurel Fork on a bridge.

Waypoint: ATLaurelFallsTr

mile 418.54 / Trail Junction


Laurel Falls Trail junction with the AT. W 1.3 miles via Laurel Falls Trail, US 321 to Browns Grocery, closed sundays, long term resupply, (423) 725-2411. Braemar Castle Hostel offers lodging in an historic building nearby.

Waypoint: AT41772

mile 421.03 / Water

Waypoint: PondMtnWildN

mile 423.82 / Sign


Sign for Pond Flats Wilderness.

Waypoint: AT42072

mile 424.05 / Power line