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

Walnut Creek Gallery

2970 Walnut Creek Road Marshall, North Carolina 28753
(828) 649-0568

Walnut Creek Gallery

Sweet Monkey Bakery & Cafe

133 South Main Street Marshall, North Carolina 28753
(828) 649-2489

Sweet Monkey Bakery & Cafe

The Berry Farm, LLC

2260 Revere Road Marshall, North Carolina 28753
(828) 656-2056

The Berry Farm, LLC

Sandy Bottom Trail Rides

1459 Caney Fork Road Marshall, North Carolina 28753
(828) 649-3464

Sandy Bottom Trail Rides

Mad Co. Brew House

45 North Main Street Marshall, North Carolina 28753
828-649-8600

Mad Co. Brew House

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

578 Valley View Circle Mars Hill, North Carolina 28754
(828) 689-4119

Wolf Ridge Ski Resort

Hot Springs Rafting Company

22 U.S. 25 Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743
877 530-7238

Hot Springs Rafting Company

Mosaic Gourmet

159 Bridge Street Hot Springs, North Carolina 28743
828-622-9400

Mosaic Gourmet

Toops Photojournalist Services

774 Wilson Cove Branch Road Marshall, North Carolina 28753
(828) 649-3276

Toops Photojournalist Services

Little Creek Cafe

11660 U.S. 23 Mars Hill, 28754
(828) 689-2307

Little Creek Cafe

Madison County Tourism Development Authority

56 South Main Street
Mars Hill, NC 28754

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Local: (828) 680-9031

Toll Free: (877) 262-3476

Mailing Address: PO Box 1527
    Mars Hill, NC 28754