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Appalachian Trail: Winding Stair Gap to Wayah Gap

This 6.2-miler offers a quick overnight getaway. Connect scenic outcrops with views to nearby mountains and camp at Silver Bald Shelter.

Rating

Shelters: Silver Bald Shelter: sleeps 8; privy.

To Trailhead

Start: From Rainbow Springs, GA, head east on US 64 for 2.2 miles to parking. End: From Wayah Depot, NC, head west on Wayah Rd./NC 1310. Go 5.8 miles to parking.

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