East Coast US - Appalachian Trail Thru-hike - "The Appalachian Trail is one of the longest continuously marked footpath in the world, measuring roughly 2,180 miles in length. The Trail goes through fourteen states along the crests and valleys of the Appalachian mountain range from the southern terminus at Springer Mountain, Georgia, to the Trail’s northern terminus at Katahdin, Maine."
Map of Appalachian Mountains Chain. I'm of the Blue Ridge. My ancestors, before coming out of Pennsylvania and Virginia, was of the Coastal Plain and then the Piedmont before heading south and deep into Cherokee territory into Western North Carolina and the mountains. Currently situated about 2 miles from the North Carolina line in Rabun County, Georgia.
Hemmed-In Hollow Waterfall, at 250 feet, the tallest waterfall between the Rocky & Appalachian mountains. - This is not a hike we recommend for young children or folks who tire quickly. While the trail is downhill all the way, it's a steady and sometimes steep 2.5-mile climb out, so take plenty of water with you and something to snack on.
United States Map: Mountains (Appalachian Mountains and Rocky Mountains), Rivers (James River, Rio Grande, and Mississippi River), and Lakes (Great Lakes) Cut and Paste Activity - King Virtue's Classroom Students will love applying what you've taught them about the United States Map with this engaging cut and paste activity. This map skills activity will help them review the mountains, rivers, and lakes, located in America.