a hiking trail extending through the Appalachian Mountains from central Maine to N Georgia. 2,050 miles (3,300 km) long.
- Official name Appalachian National Scenic Trail .
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How to use Appalachian Trail in a sentence
That morning, we’d woken up in our three-sided Appalachian Trail shelter to snow sifting past the opening like a lace curtain.
An Appalachian Trail alumnus, Vargo began to contemplate why he toted a separate Nalgene water bottle and cookpot during subsequent backpacking trips.The Vargo Bot Is the Only Backpacking Cookpot You Need | awise | September 20, 2021 | Outside Online
Scott Jurek is going for the Appalachian Trail speed record—again.
While thru-hiking the perpetually damp Appalachian Trail, for instance, I did it exactly twice, at the end of dual 30-mile days when I was racing through the final stretches of New England well after dark.
Taking time off from hiking now can prevent future injuries, says Gwen Buchanan, a physical therapist in Pennsylvania who is preparing to hike the entire Appalachian Trail.Indoor exercises to prepare you for hiking the great outdoors | Pam Moore | January 27, 2021 | Washington Post
At 19, she hiked the Appalachian Trail with friends and went to work on a cattle ranch in Texas.Spies, Lies, and Rape in the Air Force: An Undercover Agent's Story | Jacob Siegel | March 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
With his campaign in turmoil, the former governor might be itching to hit the Appalachian Trail again.Mark Sanford’s Formidable Opponent: Stephen Colbert’s Sister | Jack Bass | April 29, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Jenny Sanford has had enough of the Appalachian Trail jokes.
I didn't want anyone to say I was hiking the Appalachian Trail.
Plus, Governor Mark Sanford started his heroic marital freedom march along the Appalachian Trail, making Swine a Page 12 story.