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The Appalachian Mountains, often called the Appalachians, are a system of mountains in eastern North America.The Appalachians first formed roughly 480 million years ago during the Ordovician Period.They once reached elevations similar to those of the Alps and the Rocky Mountains before experiencing natural erosion. The Appalachian chain is a barrier to east–west travel, as it forms a series ...

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Appalachian mountains The Appalachian mountains are located in the Eastern part of the USA. This range, recently traced as far south as New Mexico, extends north thru Newfoundland and crosses the ...

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Appalachia (/ ˌ æ p ə ˈ l æ tʃ ə, -ˈ l eɪ tʃ ə /) is a cultural region in the Eastern United States that stretches from the Southern Tier of New York to northern Alabama and Georgia. While the Appalachian Mountains stretch from Belle Isle in Canada to Cheaha Mountain in Alabama, the cultural region of Appalachia typically refers only to the central and southern portions of the range ...

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Why you need to go: Geology nerds are split on whether New York’s Adirondack Mountains are part of the Appalachian chain, but I like this town and you will too -- assuming you respect authentic ...

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Appalachian Mountains, also called Appalachians, great highland system of North America, the eastern counterpart of the Rocky Mountains.Extending for almost 2,000 miles (3,200 km) from the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador to central Alabama in the United States, the Appalachian Mountains form a natural barrier between the eastern Coastal Plain and the vast Interior Lowlands of ...

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10 Most Beautiful Mountain Towns in Georgia. ... Blue Ridge, Goergia - Appalachian Trail. Blue Ridge (Hotel Prices & Photos) ... Mountain City (Hotel Prices & Photos) A favorite spot among retirees and nature lovers, Mountain City is near Black Rock Mountain State Park, which offers some of the most incredible scenery in the Southeast. ...

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“Appalachian Studies literature has seldom discussed what it means to be city and mountain, or what it feels to inherit or embrace contradictory sets of values. Only in the past few years have some Appalachianists begun to address the need to better understand the presence of cities in the region.”

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Appalachian Mountains - Recreation and tourism: The Appalachian region has developed into one of the premier recreational areas of North America. One unique feature of a large portion of the system is the 2,100-mile (3,400-km) Appalachian Trail. This footpath, stretching from Mount Katahdin in Maine to Springer Mountain in Georgia, provides a hiker’s grandstand on the varied ranges of the ...

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The state of Tennessee boasts many beautiful cities, charming small towns and breathtaking scenery. With the Appalachian Mountains to the east and the Mississippi River to the west, the state is fraught with captivating imagery and must-visit locations. Read our guide below to discover 10 such ...