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8930
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In this continuing series on the best walks to take in North Carolina, Setzer describes a walk in the cool, refreshing air and lush evergreens of Roan Mountain's Cloudland Trail. The walk is 2.4 miles round-trip over a surface of pine needles, asphalt, stone slabs, and some roots, and it is some of the easier and most pleasant mountain walking in North Carolina.
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23623
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North Carolina's highest peaks receive vast amounts of snow as early as October and as late as April. Cross-country skiers, snowboarders, and hikers flock to sites like Roan Mountain to experience southern snow and partake in winter sports.
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24573
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Roan Mountain’s summit is the crowning height of the Iron Mountains in the Southern Appalachians. This article presents a brief overview of the history of the area surrounding the mountain and what it was like in Mitchell County, North Carolina in the late 1800s.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 39 Issue 23, May 1972, p14-16, il
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24700
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The Roan Mountain range is an impressive set of peaks that create a border between North Carolina and Tennessee; the author discusses the geography and popularity of the range.
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The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 20 Issue 2, June 1952, p6-7, 14-15, il
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