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The Long Trail

How to Hike Vermont’s Long Trail

Bog Bridges on the Long Trail, Vermont

Finished in 1930, The Long Trail is the oldest long distance hiking trail in the United States and shares a National Scenic Trail designation along with longer trails such as the Appalachian and Pacific Crest Trails. The trail is 272 miles in length running the length of Vermont from the¬†Vermont-Massachusetts …

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Camel's Hump, Vermont

Vermont’s Long Trail is 270 miles long and runs from the Vermont/Massachusetts border north to the border of the United States and Canada. Completed in 1931, it is the oldest long distance hiking trail in the United States and served as the model for the development of the Appalachian Trail. …

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