GPX file: AT/B1 (Dicks Creek Gap to Fontana)
Open 10-5 in season, sells backpacking gear and food, fuel, ATM, GSMNP permits, coin laundry, showers. Accepts packages. (828) 488-7230, <https://noc.com/retail-locations/outfitters-store>.
Ask about loding options, which include hotel rooms and hiker style hostel or cabin accommodations.
East 13 miles on U.S. 19 to Bryson City, NC with many services including a supermarket, pharmacy, coin laundry, hospital, hotels.
elevation: 1722 feet