William B. Douglas Shelter (via Branch Pond Trail)


Shelter Description


Built in 1956 and named to honor a GMC trail-maintainer from Brattleboro who headed the construction team. It was extensively renovated in 2005. Maintained by GMC and USFS. Accommodates 10. Privy. Water source is a spring 50 feet south. (Description courtesy of ATC Appalachian Trail Guide to New Hampshire-Vermont: 13th edition.)

Shelter Type: Lean-to

Capacity: 10

Sanitation: Privy

Tenting area?: No

Other Notes: None

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