Pacific Crest Trail

Longest Hiking Trail

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The Pacific Crest Trail is the nation’s longest continuous designated hiking trail, running for 2,650 miles from Mexico to Canada, through California, Oregon, and Washington.  It passes through various climate zones and types of terrain and is open to foot and horse travel only.

http://www.pcta.org/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pacific_Crest_Trail

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