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The Appalachian Mountains extend from central Alabama around 1,500 miles north to Canada. Mt. Mitchell, located in North Carolina and rising 6,684 feet, is the highest point in the Appalachians. More »

The Appalachian Mountains are the oldest mountain chain in North America, stretching for 1,500 miles down the eastern portions of Canada and the United States. The tallest mountain is Mount Mitchell in North Carolina, wi... More »

Some popular landmarks in the Appalachian Mountains are the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Clingmans Dome and Shaker Village. There are several quaint villages located among the Appalachians, such as Berea, Kentuck... More »

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