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Appalachian Trail: Indian Grave Gap to Iron Mountain Gap

Fields painted in wildflowers, steep climbs to sweet vistas, and rhododendron tunnels await ambitious day-hikers and weekend warriors on this 10.2-mile hike.

Rating

Shelters: Cherry Gap Shelter: sleeps 6; no privy

To Trailhead

Start: From Erwin, TN, head northwest on S Main Ave. toward Union St. Turn right at Rock Creek Rd. and continue for 6.1 mi. Turn left at Beauty Spot Gap Rd. and go 115 ft. to trail. End: From Davis Springs, TN, Head east on TN 107 for 5.3 mi. to trail.

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