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Appalachian Trail: US 19W to Indian Grave Gap

This segment packs a lot in 7.2 miles: rocky ledges, sweeping river views, and an old 1930s shelter.

Rating

Shelters: Curley Maple Gap: sleeps 6; no privy.

To Trailhead

Start: From Erwin, TN, take I-26 E and exit Jackson-Love Hwy. Turn left onto Jackson Love Highway and in .2 mi. turn right onto TN 352. Continue .8 mi. turning left onto River Rd. Trail intersects in .5 mi. End: 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.

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