Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail

AMC at Pinkham Notch ~ Photograph by Robert Sutherland

Pinkham Notch is one of the famous places on the Appalachian Trail. ~ Photograph by Robert Sutherland

There are hundreds of famous places on the Appalachian Trail — also known as the Appalachian National Scenic Trail.

The “AT” is perhaps the world’s most famous hiking trail.  You’d have to hike its length to see all of the famous places on the Appalachian Trail.

The Appalachian Trail traverses fourteen of the United States.  The northern terminus is in Maine and the southern terminus rests in the beautiful state of Georgia.

Day hikers, weekend walkers, section hikers and thru-hikers enjoy as much of the 2,174 mile trail as possible, as often as possible

Any spot on the Trail might qualify as someone’s “favorite.”  We cannot tell you about them all — but we can tell you about a few of the most famous places on the Appalachian Trail. Go out and see how many of the famous places on the Appalachian Trail you can visit!

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in Georgia

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in Maine

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in Massachusetts

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in New Hampshire

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in New York

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in North Carolina

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in Vermont

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in Virginia

Famous Places on the Appalachian Trail in West Virginia