ⓘ American Discovery Trail

                                     

ⓘ American Discovery Trail

The American Discovery Trail is a system of recreational trails and roads which collectively form a coast-to-coast hiking and biking trail across the mid-tier of the United States. Horses can also be ridden on most of this trail. It starts on the Delmarva Peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean and ends on the northern California coast on the Pacific Ocean. The trail has northern and southern alternates for part of its distance, passing through Chicago and St Louis respectively. The total length of the trail including both the north and south routes is 6.800 miles. The northern route covers 4.834 miles with the southern route covering 5.057 miles. It is the only non-motorized coast-to-coast trail.

The trail passes through 14 national parks and 16 national forests and uses sections of or connects to five national scenic trails, 10 national historic trails, and 23 national recreational trails. For part of its distance, it coincides with the North country trail and Buckeye trail.

The trail passes through the district of Columbia and the following 15 States:

  • California 276 miles 444 km).
  • Nevada 496 miles 798 km).
  • Colorado 1.153 miles 1.856 km).
  • Nebraska 523 miles 842 km).
  • Utah 593 miles 954 km).
  • Delaware 45 miles 72 km).
  • Illinois 219 miles 352 km).
  • Indiana 250 miles 400 km).
  • Iowa 512 miles 824 km).
  • West Virginia 288 miles 463 km).
  • Missouri 343 miles 552 km).
  • Maryland 270 miles 430 km).
  • Ohio 524 miles 843 km).
  • Kansas 570 miles 920 km).
  • Kentucky 8.7 miles 14.0 km).
                                     
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  • is part of the national American Discovery Trail network. There are planned western and eastern extensions of the MoPac Trail To the west, an extension
  • 925 km in length, it is the longest trail in Illinois. Parts of it are in the coast - to - coast American Discovery Trail Confirmed as a highest priority for
  • Greenway from Calais, Maine to Key West, Florida. The trail is part of the American Discovery Trail a trail from the Atlantic coast of Delaware to San Francisco
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  • recreation trails that pass through the State of Colorado are: American Discovery Trail Colorado Trail The 28 federally designated National Recreation Trails in
  • Kent Island. It was completed in 2001 and is part of the American Discovery Trail The trail begins in Terrapin Park, near the foot of the Chesapeake
  • East. The North Country Trail coincides with the Buckeye Trail for a large part of its route, and the American Discovery Trail also coincides with it through
  • Omaha Trails com. Retrieved 9 20 07. Trail Directory: Nebraska - Omaha to Lincoln. American Discovery Trail Retrieved 9 20 07. Big Papio Trail OmahaTrails
  • National Scenic Trail the Appalachian Trail near Harper s Ferry, West Virginia. The PHT also coincides with the American Discovery Trail along the portion
  • trail connects to several trails including the River to River Trail the Illinois southern route of the American Discovery Trail the U.S. Bicycle Route
  • Virginia State Parks and is part of the American Discovery Trail Running parallel to U.S. Route 50, the rail trail extends from the community of Wolf Summit