What is the Appalachian Trail?

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Virginia Tourism Corporation asked dozens of hikers at the 30th annual Appalachian Trail Days Festival in Damascus, Virginia and got some awe-inspiring answers that changed our understanding of the legendary path. These individuals found more than friends and scenic views along the way, they discovered family and a deep appreciation for how thousands of miles can heal and change people irrevocably. 

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