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Autumn Along the Appalachian Trail

Prices From: A$1599.00
Tour Code: NUAT
Tour Duration: 6
Countries Visited: United States



Overview

You won’t find many tourist stalls along the Appalachian Trail, but so long as you bring your camera, you have all the picture-perfect postcards you’ll need. This active walking and hiking trip connects you with one of North America's most scenic nature trails at the very height of its eye-popping glory. As you walk, delve into the region's unique cultural heritage.


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Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 Boston/Franconia State Park (1L, 1D) - Arrive at the morning, transfer to Franconia SP, then hike to Lonesome Lake.
  • Day 2 Franconia State Park (1B, 1L, 1D) - Full day guided hike to Mt Lafayette, hiking along the ridge and passing Mt Lincoln. This evening stay in a mountain hut just below treeline.
  • Day 3 Franconia State Park/Mt Washington (1B, 1L, 1D) - Hike down the Old Bridge Path on return to our van. In the afternoon, opt to visit Flume Gorge or relax after the morning hike.
  • Day 4 Crawford Notch State Park (1B, 1L, 1D) - Transfer to Crawford Notch SP. Options to hike to Arethusa Falls, Frankenstein Cliff and Mt Willard or Mt Webster Cliff Trail. Great views of Mt Washington in the distance.
  • Day 5 Mt Washington (1B, 1L, 1D) - Ascent of Mt Washington, stopping for a trailside lunch on the way to the summit. Return down from the summit of Mt Washington following a different route.
  • Day 6 Mt Washington/Boston (1B) - Transfer to Boston. Tour ends upon arrival.

Tour Dates

Start DateEnd DatePrice
16 Sep 201323 Sep 2013A$1599.00
23 Sep 201330 Sep 2013A$1599.00
30 Sep 201307 Oct 2013A$1599.00
07 Oct 201314 Oct 2013A$1599.00

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