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    Due to recent heavy rains, some stream crossings in Maine may be hazardous. the best course may be to wait for the waters to recede. If the water looks too dangerous to cross, it probably is. If the water looks fordable, follow the safety tips here -> More »

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Max Patch
Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Max Patch, North Carolina
By Matt Robinson, National Park Service
 
Avery Peak
Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Bigelow Preserve, Maine
By Paul Mitchell, Appalachian Trail Conservancy
 

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Did You Know?

Blazes

The A.T. is marked with two inch by six inch vertical white paint blazes. A double blaze, one above the other, is placed before turns, junctions, or other areas that require hikers to be alert. There are approximately 165,000 blazes along the Appalachian Trail.