Need a reason to hike the Appalachian Trail?
There are plenty. Sure, it may not be the longest hiking trail in the world anymore, but it still goes through 14 states, six national parks and eight national forests. After 75 years, it remains an American treasure for backpackers and day hikers alike. So, lace up your hiking boots, and join us as we explore the highlights of this expansive trail.
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