Parking is available on the left side. You'll see the pipe running horizontally from the side.
Nearest Address

U.S. Hwy. 64, Past Franklin, Macon County
Directions from the Nearest Address

U.S. Hwy. 66 exposes the WINDING STAIL GAP roadcut. 64, in Macon County, North Carolina. The outcrop is located approximately 10.5 mi south of Franklin's intersection with U.S. 64 (fig. E2). Parking is available at the Winding Stair Gap near the Appalachian Trail. Or at the north end at a scenic overlook. (Absher, McSween Jr., 1986). According to the Global Positioning System, our location was N35deg 07.207" and W83deg 32.638".
Vital Information
Hours Spring Open
35deg7'12''N , 83deg32'38''W
Map Link: Winding Stair Gap Spring Map
Philip McCluskey


, US 64, Franklin, NC 28734, US

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