North Country National Scenic Trail

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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North Country National Scenic Trail:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
..... Click the link for more information.
 (table).

North Country National Scenic Trail

(North Country Trail Association)
Address:229 E Main St
Lowell, MI 49331

Phone:616-897-5987 - Phone
Fax:616-897-6605 - Fax
Phone:888-454-6282 - Toll Free
Web: www.northcountrytrail.org

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North Country National Scenic Trail

(Trail Administrator - National Park Service)
Address:North Country National Scenic Trail
700 Rayovac Dr, Suite 100
Madison, WI 53711

Phone:608-441-5610 - Phone
Fax:608-441-5615 - Fax
Web: www.nps.gov/noco
Established: March 5, 1980. Description:Conceived in the mid-1960s, this trail links upstate New York with the Missouri River in North Dakota. Trail journeys through a variety of environments: the grandeur of the Adirondacks, Pennsylvania's hardwood forests, the farmland and canals of Ohio, the Great Lakes shorelines of Michigan, the glacier-carved forests, lakes, and streams of northern Wisconsin and Minnesota, and the vast plains of North Dakota. Today more than half the trail is open for public use. Some of the longer segments cross nine national forests and two national park areas along the route.
Legth: 3,200 miles.

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References in periodicals archive ?
The North Country Trail will build on the existing network of trails in the region and increase outdoor recreation opportunities for New Yorkers and visitors.
A memorandum of understanding between the United States Forest Service, the National Park Service, and the North Country Trail Association (a non-profit organization that works to create and maintain sections of the trail) delineates the duties of each of the three major organizations involved in the management of the trail (NPS 2000, signed again in 2005).
The plan described the Desired Future Condition of the North Country Trail as a hiking and backpacking trail but it also allowed other uses including biking.
North Country Trail, Lawrence County: More than four tons of trash and four tons of scrap metal were removed from a heavily vegetated area along a 1.
The North Country Trail Association, for example, maintains a Web site dedicated to the North Country National Scenic Trail.
According to the Web site, it is easy to get away from crowds on the North Country Trail -- it is lightly used in most places, and the North Country Trail Association knows of only four people who have hiked the entire length.
North Country Trail Association (Ohio): North Country National Scenic Trail
North Country Trail Association (Wisconsin): Nemadji River Trail Construction
3-mile stretch of the North Country Trail, Lawrence County, by volunteers this spring.
Dedicated volunteers who are good stewards of our environment have helped preserve the scenic qualities of the North Country Trail in Lawrence County for all to enjoy," DiBerardinis said.
Together, we are improving the scenic quality of the North Country Trail through cleanups, beautification and continued stewardship of the area.
This effort united a diverse pool of neighborhood partners, including Little Traverse Conservancy, Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians, North Country Trails Association, Raven Hill Discovery Center, the City of Petoskey, the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, the US Fish and Wildlife Service, and McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital, along with multiple school districts, day care centers, youth organizations, urban planners, private businesses, and faith-based communities.

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