Newfound Gap & Appalachian Trail

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Driving down from Clingman’s Dome, we stopped at Newfound Gap.

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The Appalachian Trail crosses over Newfound Gap Road and straddles the state line between North Carolina and Tennessee for most of its length through the [Great Smoky Mountains National] Park.

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Some people try to walk the entire 2,174 mile trail over several months.

Rebecca decided to take the short cut. She stepped across the entire Appalachian Trail in just a few seconds. She’s speedy!

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park
NC/TN border


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