Waterway trails added to Fed National Recreation Trail List

Friday, 27 June 2008
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Alabama Scenic River Trail - Recognized as the nation's longest one-state river trail stretching approximately 631 miles from the Coosa River to the Gulf of Mexico, this scenic water trail is a unique statewide recreational and tourism resource featuring numerous camping, hiking, and birdwatching opportunities.
Alabama Scenic River Trail - Recognized as the nation's longest one-state river trail stretching approximately 631 miles from the Coosa River to the Gulf of Mexico, this scenic water trail is a unique statewide recreational and tourism resource featuring numerous camping, hiking, and birdwatching opportunities.

Apalachicola River Paddling Trail System - Stretching through the panhandle of Florida to the Gulf of Mexico, this nationally-recognized water trail system offers approximately 100 miles of scenic paddling trails for canoeists and kayakers of all abilities.

Dismal Swamp Canal Trail - Recognized as part of the East Coast Greenway, this 4.5-mile multi-use trail features a variety of historic sites, abundant wildlife, and opportunities for biking, fishing, canoeing, and more.

Congressman Ralph Regula Towpath Trail - Also known as the Ohio and Erie Canalway Towpath Trail, this 25-mile multi-use trail serves as the western spine of a planned 300-mile trail system throughout Stark County and offers a variety of recreational activities along a pathway rich in State history.

Congaree River Blue Trail - Starting near Columbia, this 50-mile water trail and greenway offers an urban adventure featuring prehistoric Native American sites, sandbars, high bluffs, and Congaree National Park, home of the largest continuous tract of old growth bottomland hardwood forest in the United States.

More info: mtnpressworld.com
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