Appalachian Trail from Hanover Inn
Before you go
Other hiking around HanoverAside from hiking on the Appalachian Trail, outdoor adventurers will want to explore the 70 nearby hiking trails, and paths. Pick up a trail map at the Upper Valley Trails Alliance.
Appalachian Trail fun factsThe Appalachian Trail passes through 14 states and is 2,180 miles long. Virginia is home to the most miles of the Appalachian Trail. Roughly 2 to 3 million visitors hike the Appalachian Trail each year.
What is the history of the Appalachian Trail?
Founded in 1923, the famous Appalachian Trail has been the subject of fiction and non-fiction books, poems, and memoirs. Construction of the 2,100-mile hiking trail stared in 1923 and was completed in 1937. The 1968 National Trails System Act passed by the U.S. Congress ensured the protection of the Appalachian Trail.
Does the Appalachian Trail run through Dartmouth College?
In Hanover, the hiking trail runs down Main Street. The Dartmouth College Outing Club owns and maintains 75 miles of the Appalachian Trail between Woodstock, New Hampshire and Woodstock, Vermont.
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