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Scree walls line the Appalachian Trail (Crawford Path), near Mount Franklin, in Sargent’s Purchase in the New Hampshire White Mountains during the summer months. Scree walls are built on the edge of trails to discourage hikers from going off the trail. Building these small walls helps protect the fragile alpine habitat.
Title: Appalachian Trail - Mount Washington, New Hampshire

Description: Scree walls line the Appalachian Trail (Crawford Path), near Mount Franklin, in Sargent’s Purchase in the New Hampshire White Mountains during the summer months. Scree walls are built on the edge of trails to discourage hikers from going off the trail. Building these small walls helps protect the fragile alpine habitat.

Location: Sargent's Purchase, New Hampshire, United States

Copyright: ©2008 ScenicNH Photography LLC / Erin Paul Donovan

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