Mountaineer Falls Shelter - Appalachian Trail - Tennessee
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vhasler
N 36° 13.209 W 081° 59.150
17S E 411395 N 4008817
Quick Description: One of the newest shelters on the Appalachian Trail (AT) constructed by the Tennessee Eastman Hiking Club
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 4/4/2009 7:27:05 PM
Waymark Code: WM653M
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member gleek
Views: 8

Long Description:
Per the TEHCC.org website, Mountaineer Falls shelter was constructed in 2006 by the TEHCC during the Hard Core event (thru hikers from Damascus Days event in May). It is located 200 feet off the AT on a marked blue blaze trail. Nearest access points are 2-3 miles away. It can sleep 14 people. Water source is about 400 feet from shelter. There is a fire circle.
Type of shelter: lean-to

Stay overnight: Yes

Sleeps How Many: 14

Reservation required: No

Cost: Free

Available Year Round: Yes

Enclosed: Open

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