What a glorious finish for tenacious Appalachian Trail hikers. Baxter Peak on Mount Katahdin, the highest mountain in Maine, marks the northern end of the famed trail and is the site of many a celebratory photo. | 50 states, 50 spots: Natural wonders - CNN.com Natural Wonder, Walks, State Parks, 50 States, States Parks, 50 Spots, Celebratori Photo, Knives
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Along old U.S. Highway 101 about 300 miles north of San Francisco lies a 32-mile stretch of road called Avenue of the Giants, filled with more than 50,000 acres of redwood trees, some of which have been proud sentinels for 2,000 years.
Little River Canyon National Preserve in Fort Payne, AL
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My childhood was defined by this place.....Jocassee means "Place of the Lost One," Defined by the plunging wall of hills of the Blue Ridge Escarpment, the Jocassee Gorges in the northwestern corner of South Carolina stretch across more than 43,000 acres of forest, streams, lakes and waterfalls.
Imagine a group of circus elephants out in nature. That's what you'll find at Elephant Rocks State Park, except they're massive, pinkish pieces of granite. Some weigh more than 600 tons and reach more than 20 feet high. The Ozarks, Missouri | 50 states, 50 spots: Natural wonders - CNN.com