The Appalachians by Jordyn

Facts about the Appalachians

The Appalachians

The Appalachian is a mountain system of Eastern North America,they are mountains and hills.Osbourne lived on the Pacific Coast of the United States,in San francisco,California.To reach California,Stevenson boarded a train for a long journey to the western coast.When the train reached Pennsylvania,the land began to change.Instead of being flat,it was now filled with wide valleys and hills

The Piedmonts

Stevenson did not stay in New York City long.This area of valleys and hills on the eastern side of the Appalachian Mountains is called the Piedmont.Piedmont means at the base of the mountain.The Piedmont begins in New Jersey and extends as far as South Alabama.

How long are the Appalachians

This 2,000 mile long mountain range or group of connected mountains runs from southeastern Canada to Central Alabama.