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Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Footpath, Appalachian Mountains, U.S. Extending over 2,000 mi (3,200 km) from Mount Katahdin, Maine, to Springer Mountain, Georgia, along the crest of the mountains, the trail passes through 14 states, 8 national forests, and 2 national parks. Hikers and volunteers maintain the shelters and campsites. The trail's highest point is Clingmans Dome (6,643 ft [2,025 m]) in the Great Smoky Mountains. With its first section opened in 1923, the trail was completed in 1937 and became part of the National Trail System established by the U.S. Congress in 1968.

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Scenic is an unincorporated community in Pennington County, South Dakota, United States. Although not tracked by the Census Bureau, Scenic has been assigned the ZIP code of 57780.

The community is located adjacent to the Badlands National Park.

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