|Trail Head Distance N||6.3 Miles|
|Trail Head Distance S||17.7 Miles|
|Nearest Medical||Elizabethton, TN|
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Basic three-sided concrete block shelter with open front and wooden sleeping platform.
Directly on the AT; up on White Rocks Mountain between Dennis Cove Road and US19E.
A spring is located 0.2 mile down the hollow across from the shelter.
- Oct 2017: Repainted graffiti board.
- Feb 2008: Fix water source after someone tore out the drain line.
- Sept 2005: Improve water supply by installing drain line and bucket reservoir.
- Nov 1996: Cleaned and painted the shelter roof.
- 1994: Installed picnic table.
- 1960: Built by US Forest Service.
|Shelter name||Section||Trail distance from Damascus|
|Abingdon Gap Shelter||US421 to Damascus||10.2|
|McQueens Knob Shelter (emergency shelter)||US421 to Damascus||11.7|
|Double Springs Shelter||TN91 to US421||18.5|
|Iron Mountain Shelter||Wilbur Dam Rd to TN91||26.1|
|Vandeventer Shelter||Wilbur Dam Rd to TN91||32.9|
|Watauga Lake Shelter||Dennis Cove Rd to Wilbur Dam Rd||40.1|
|Laurel Fork Shelter||Dennis Cove Rd to Wilbur Dam Rd||48.7|
|Moreland Gap Shelter||US19E to Dennis Cove Rd||57.3|
|Mountaineer Falls Shelter||US19E to Dennis Cove Rd||66.9|
|Overmountain Shelter (Yellow Mountain Barn)||Carver's Gap to US19E||84.9|
|Stan Murray Shelter||Carver's Gap to US19E||86.8|
|Roan High Knob Shelter||Iron Mountain Gap to Carver's Gap||92.0|
|Clyde Smith Shelter||Iron Mountain Gap to Carver's Gap||100.5|
|Cherry Gap Shelter||Indian Grave Gap to Iron Mountain Gap||109.6|
|Curley Maple Gap Shelter||Nolichucky River to Indian Grave Gap||122.4|
|No Business Knob Shelter||Spivey Gap to Nolichucky River||132.9|
Per the 2016 AT Data Book.