Bennington, Vermont's Long Trail. Beginning in 1945, over a period of five years, five people disappeared on or near the Long Trail. Only one body was ever found. To date no one can positively say what happened to the other four...
America's Best Trails 2011. Presenting our first-ever roundup of the greatest hiking, biking, paddling, fishing, drinking, and underground (yes, underground) trails in the country; the best trail to hike just once.
Ah! And one for my home state! Which is also full of excellent breweries. Harpoon, Otter Creek, Magic Hat, Long Trail, Vermont Pub & Brewery, The Alchemist... The list goes on and on. Although, honestly, can you name a state full of hippies and nature that doesn't have a good range of breweries?
Finished in 1930, The Long Trail is the oldest long distance hiking trail in the United States and shares a National Scenic Trail designation along with longer trails such as the Appalachian and Pacific Crest Trails.