WideGap

mile 42.70 / Gap

SheepRockTop

mile 43.80 / ⛰️

LowGap

mile 44.73 / Shelter Junction


East 0.1 miles to Low Gap Shelter.

AT4522

mile 45.12 / πŸ’§

PoplarStampGap

mile 46.19 / ⛺️


Camping. E 0.1 miles to a water source.

AT4733

mile 47.22 / πŸ’§

AT4745

mile 47.33 / πŸ’§

AT4838

mile 48.27 / πŸ’§

ColdSpringsGap

mile 48.80 / Gap

ChattahoocheeGap

mile 49.99 / Jct


W 6 miles to via Jacks Knob Trail to Brasstown Bald, the highest mountain in Georgia.

RedClayGap

mile 50.74 / Gap

AT5158

mile 51.47 / Jct


W to campsite

HensonGap

mile 52.07 / Gap

AT5196

mile 52.41 / πŸ’§


Small spring.

BlueMtnShelterSpur

mile 52.48 / Shelter Junction


W 100 yards to Blue Mountain Shelter.

BlueMtn

mile 53.28 / ⛰️

UnicoiGap

mile 54.86 / πŸ…ΏοΈ


Unicoi Gap, Ga. 75, north AT trailhead. Large parking lot. East 9 miles to Helen, GA. A simulacrum of Bavaria in the Georgia hills, Helen offers all amenities including numerous motels, restaurants, laundromat, and a library. Shuttles (706) 878-3715. Betty's Country Store and Deli, long-term resupply. West 11 miles to Hiawassee, GA which is more often accessed at Dicks Creek Gap.

AT5562

mile 55.51 / πŸ’§

ATRockyMtnTrail

mile 55.76 / Jct


The AT joins the Rocky Mountain Trail.

RockyMtn

mile 56.25 / ⛰️

IndianGraveGapGA

mile 57.54 / πŸ…ΏοΈ


USFS 283.

AT5778

mile 58.28 / πŸš—


USFS 79 aka Tray Mtn Road.

CheeseFactory

mile 58.62 / ⛺️


Water source is a spring 0.1 miles east.

TrayGap

mile 59.35 / πŸš—


Tray Gap, intersection of USFS 79 and 698, parking.

TrayMtn

mile 60.15 / ⛰️

TrayMtnCamp

mile 60.31 / ⛺️


Small campsite.

TrayMtnShelterTr

mile 60.55 / Shelter Junction


West 0.2 miles to Tray Mountain Shelter.

WolfpenGap

mile 61.72 / Gap

SteeltrapGap

mile 62.31 / Gap


West 250 yards to spring.

SwagOfTheBlueRidge

mile 64.16 / Gap

SassafrasGap

mile 65.32 / Gap


Campsite. E 200 yards to Johns Spring.

AddisGap

mile 66.17 / ⛺️


E 0.4 miles to USFS 26 and S Fork Moccasin Creek.

DeepGap

mile 68.13 / Shelter Junction


East 0.3 miles to Deep Gap Shelter, spring passed en route.

AT6923

mile 70.43 / πŸ“·


Sign for vista.

MorelandGap

mile 70.54 / Gap

MorelandSpring

mile 70.68 / πŸ’§


Piped spring.

DicksCreek

mile 71.40 / πŸ’§

DicksCreekGap

mile 71.78 / Shelter Junction


U.S. 76, Dicks Creek Gap. West 0.5 miles to Top of Georgia Hostel, http://www.topofgeorgiahostel.com/, 706-982-3252, gear shop, resupply. West 11 miles to Hiawassee, GA.

AT7298

mile 72.87 / Jct


E 100 yards to water.

CowartGap

mile 73.60 / Gap


ATV trail.

BullGap2

mile 75.14 / Gap

AT7602

mile 75.90 / πŸ’§

PlumorchardGap

mile 76.32 / Shelter Junction


West 200 yards to a spring. East 0.2 miles to Plumorchard Gap Shelter.

AsKnob

mile 77.09 / ⛰️

BlueRidgeGap

mile 77.62 / πŸš—


Charles Creek Road.

RichCoveGap

mile 78.82 / Gap

GA-NC

mile 80.69 / πŸ“·


AT crosses the Georgia-North Carolina line.

BlyWaterSpur

mile 80.74 / Jct


E 50' to water.

BlyCampSpur

mile 80.78 / Jct

BlyGap

mile 80.82 / 🌲


Bly Gap, twisted oak.

SharpTop

mile 81.20 / ⛰️

SassafrasGapNC

mile 82.68 / Gap

AT8348

mile 83.37 / πŸ’§

ATRavenRockTr

mile 83.61 / Jct

MuskratCreekShelter

mile 83.64 / Shelter


Sleeps 8, privy. Water source is just south of the shelter.

WhiteOakStamp

mile 84.41 / Jct

ATChunkyGal

mile 84.67 / Jct


Chunky Gal Trail junction with the AT.

WateroakGap

mile 85.51 / Gap

AT8594

mile 85.82 / πŸ’§


Small spring.

DeepGapNC

mile 87.60 / Gap


USFS 71, Deep Gap, parking. W on Kimsey Creek Trail to Standing Indian Campground, with paid camping, bathrooms, showers, camp store.

StandingIndianTr

mile 88.51 / Shelter Junction


50 yards to Standing Indian Shelter.

StandingIndianJct

mile 90.09 / Jct

AT9205

mile 91.93 / πŸ’§


Spring.

BeechGap

mile 92.98 / Jct


Beech Gap, junction of the AT with Beech Gap Trail, camping. W 0.1 miles on the Beech Gap Trail to a water source.

AT9351

mile 93.39 / πŸ’§


Small stream.

KilbyCreek

mile 93.72 / πŸ’§


AT crosses Kilby Creek.

AT9424

mile 94.13 / πŸ’§


Stream.

ColemanGap

mile 94.75 / Gap

ATTimberRidgeTr

mile 95.78 / Jct

CarterGapWaterSpur

mile 96.15 / Jct


W to a water source.

CarterGapShTr

mile 96.18 / Shelter Junction


E 200' to Carter Gap Shelter, W 0.1 miles to water source.

AT9676

mile 96.64 / πŸ’§

BettyCrGap

mile 99.91 / Gap

USFS83

mile 100.76 / πŸš—


AT crosses USFS 83 near Mooney Gap.

AT10101

mile 100.87 / πŸ’§


Culvert.

BearpenGap

mile 101.67 / Gap


AT and USFS 67.

ATBearpenTr

mile 102.08 / Jct


AT joins Bearpen Trail near USFS 67.

AlbertMtn

mile 102.34 / ⛰️


Firetower, campsite.

AT10269

mile 102.54 / Jct


Spur trail west to FS 67

BigSpringGap

mile 102.92 / πŸ’§


Pinnacle Trail joins the AT.

LongBrShelterTr

mile 104.83 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Long Branch Shelter.

ATLongBranchTr

mile 105.66 / Jct


Junction of the AT with the Long Branch Trail. West 2 miles to Standing Indian Campground.

GlassmineGap

mile 106.07 / Gap

RockGapShelterTr

mile 108.17 / Shelter Junction


West 100 yards to Rock Gap Shelter, spring.

RockGapShelterN

mile 108.29 / Jct

RockGap

mile 108.42 / πŸ…ΏοΈ


Rock Gap, USFS 67. West 1.5 miles on USFS 67 to Standing Indian Campground, a paid USFS campground with showers, bathrooms and a camp store.

WallaceGap

mile 109.02 / πŸš—


USFS 67 and W Old Murphy Rd (Old U.S. 67).

AT10794

mile 109.13 / πŸ’§

AT11021

mile 111.41 / πŸ’§


Stream.

WindingStairGap

mile 112.15 / πŸ…ΏοΈ


Piped spring on south side of road. East to Franklin, NC. Lodging options include Ron Haven's Budget Inn, The Sapphire Inn, Comfort Inn, Microten Inn, Hiker's Den Hostel (same phone as Haven's Budget Inn, (828) 524-4403), Gooder Grove AT and Adventure Hostel, (828) 332-9228. Long-term resupply at Ingles Supermarket, BiLo, Walmart. Outdoor 76 and Three Eagles Outfitters offer camping equipment and shoes. Macon County Transit, (828) 349-2222 offering rides at $3 pp at 9:30a, 12:30p and 3:30p from Winding Stair Gap February thru May, check site http://www.macontransit.org/routes.html.

MooreCreek

mile 112.42 / πŸ’§


Northern, upstream Moore Creek crossing.

AT11137

mile 112.59 / πŸš—


Dirt road.

AT11191

mile 113.13 / πŸ’§


Small stream, campsite.

SwingingLick

mile 113.30 / Gap

PantherGap

mile 114.19 / Gap

ATSilerBaldTrS

mile 115.88 / Shelter Junction


East 0.5 miles to Siler Bald Shelter, with camping, privy, water, bear cables. The Siler Bald Shelter Trail is a 1.1 mile loop which rejoins the AT.

ATSilerBaldTrN

mile 116.43 / Jct


East 0.6 miles to Siler Bald Shelter with camping, privy, water. The Siler Bald Shelter Trail is a 1.1 mile loop which rejoins the AT. West 0.2 miles to Siler Bald, 5207'.

AT11766

mile 117.51 / πŸ’§


Piped spring.

AT11798

mile 117.83 / πŸ’§


Footbridge over a stream.