A Brief History Of The Appalachian Trail

The Appalachian National Scenic Trail is the nation’s longest “marked footpath,” stretching approximately 2,178 miles (the exact figure fluctuates) from the summit of Springer Mountain in Georgia to the top of Mount Katahdin in Maine. The trail blazes through 14…

National Park Spotlight: Acadia National Park

Throughout history, Maine has been a heavily traveled spot for plants, animals, and the tallest mountain on the U.S. Atlantic rugged coastline.  Today visitors come to Acadia National Park to hike the granite peaks, bike historic carriage roads, or relax and…