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5 Cool Facts You Might Not Know About the Appalachian Trail

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The Appalachian Trail is an almost mythical part of Americana, but there are still probably a few things that you don’t know.

The Appalachian Trail is probably one of the best-known walking trails in the world. Yet, there is still quite a lot of mystery surrounding the trail itself, and most Americans actually know little to nothing about one of our greatest treasures.

Now, you can at least claim to have some knowledge of the trail if it comes up in conversation, or you can be like these guys and go spend a weekend getting to know the trail a little more intimately. For years, the Appalachian Trail has been bringing people closer together and closer to nature. When will you add your name to the list?

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5 Cool Facts You Might Not Know About the Appalachian Trail