This section begins at Carvers Gap on TN Hwy 143 on the TN/NC state line, follows the state line for a ways, dips into North Carolina for several miles, and finally crosses the border and dives deeply into TN until it reaches US 19E. Along the way it passes Stan Murray Shelter, Over Mountain Shelter, and Apple House Shelter.
Trail length: 13 miles
Posted by Greg Heil on September 29, 2011
Trail System Appalachian Trail: Tennessee
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Reviewed by ninamarie on January 11, 2013
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I hiked this section of the AT in August of 2012. It is definitely hard work during some of those inclines, but the views along the way are breathtaking. You won't regret doing this hike!
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