Hiking Shelton Laurel, NC, Backcountry (near NC212)

Hiking in the backcountry on the trails and paths in the Shelton Laurel area in Madison County affords opportunities to cross the Appalachian Trail. These trails are challenging and mainly for the experienced hiker. NOTE: Conditions and trail maintenance may change especially on the more remote trails.

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Devil's Fork Gap on the Appalachian Trail in Madison County, NC

Devil’s Fork Gap on the Appalachian Trail in Madison County, North Carolina Devils Fork Gap Access Point is right on the North Carolina and Tennessee border in a remote area. From Devils Fork Gap on the Appalachian Trail, Sams Gap is 13.6 miles and Allen Gap is 20.2 miles. There are a few interesting things to see in the portion to Allen Gap–see information below.

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Featured Businesses in Madison County

Toops Photojournalist Services

Toops Photojournalist Services

Marshall, North Carolina
(828) 649-3276

Toops Photojournalist Services

Walnut Creek Gallery

Walnut Creek Gallery

Marshall, North Carolina
(828) 649-0568

Walnut Creek Gallery

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Mars Hill, North Carolina
(828) 689-4119

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Mad Co. Brew House

Mad Co. Brew House

Marshall, North Carolina
828-649-8600

Mad Co. Brew House

Little Creek Cafe

Little Creek Cafe

Mars Hill
(828) 689-2307

Little Creek Cafe

Sandy Bottom Trail Rides

Sandy Bottom Trail Rides

Marshall, North Carolina
(828) 649-3464

Sandy Bottom Trail Rides

The Berry Farm, LLC

The Berry Farm, LLC

Marshall, North Carolina
(828) 656-2056

The Berry Farm, LLC

French Broad Rafting and Ziplines

French Broad Rafting and Ziplines

Marshall, North Carolina
(800) 570-7238

French Broad Rafting and Ziplines

Mosaic Gourmet

Mosaic Gourmet

Hot Springs, North Carolina
828-622-9400

Mosaic Gourmet

Sweet Monkey Bakery & Cafe

Sweet Monkey Bakery & Cafe

Marshall, North Carolina
(828) 649-2489

Sweet Monkey Bakery & Cafe

Madison County Tourism Development Authority

56 South Main Street
Mars Hill, NC 28754

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Mailing Address: PO Box 1527
    Mars Hill, NC 28754