Portion of AT Closure Due To Wild Fire

Contact(s): 423–735-1500


NOTICE:  Due to a wild fire a portion of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail (AT) has been temporarily rerouted  for 7.2 miles along Forest Road 293 at Bitter End, off Buck Mountain Road north to the first field. There are several water sources available along Forest Road 293  and one up at the field JCT.  See map.





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