Adventures Await in Seven States
From New York to North Dakota, you're never far from a great outdoor adventure.
When completed the trail will be the longest continuous hiking trail in the United States. The trail links scenic, natural, historic, and cultural areas across seven states allowing visitors to experience a variety of northern landscapes.
Come and experience your America, at a walking pace.
Be a Part of the Trail Community
Built and maintained primarily by volunteers, you can help by becoming a part of the North Country Trail community .Read More
Places to Go, Critters to Meet.
From hiking and backpacking to fishing and wildlife watching, the North Country Trail has an endless range of opportunities.Read More
The trail continues to grow through the efforts and cooperation of many partner organizations and agencies.Read More
Did You Know?
That the North Country National Scenic Trail was named for a trail in Wisconsin's Chequamegon National Forest?