Northeast

By Zach and Ollie

States in Northeast

These are the states of the northeast- Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. There are 9 states in the northeast.

New York

New york city population is 19,651,127 people. Central park is in new york. Central park attracts 25 million each year. New york’s state fruit is the apple. New york city is the biggest city in New York. In 1698, New York City only had a population of 4,937 people. New York City served as the capital of the United States in the 1780s before it was moved to Philadelphia and then Washington D.C. New York City is now the most populated city in the USA. The New York subway system is the largest mass transit system in the world with 468 stations and 842 miles of track.

Niagra Falls

The waterfall is 170 feet tall. Niagara falls is a in New york and Canada. About 5,500 years ago the meltwaters were once again routed through southern Ontario, restoring the river and Falls to their full power. Then the Falls reached the Whirlpool. Niagara Falls attracts some 12 Million tourists to awesome beauty each year, the Niagara is a young river only 12,000 years old!

The Great Lakes

The Great lakes are a series of freshwater lakes located in northeastern North America. The Great lakes are the biggest in America. There are 5 lakes that make up the great lakes. Lake Huron, Lake Michigan, Lake Ontario, Lake Erie, and Lake Superior.

Portland

Portland is the largest city in maine. The population in portland is 66,000 people. Portland has the largest port in maine. Maine is the only state in the United states whose name has one syllable. Portland was founded in 1623. The city Portland Oregon was named after Portland Maine in honor.

Hershey park

Hershey park is an amusement park located in Pennsylvania. In side of Hershey park there is a pool full of melted chocolate. Before he made it big with chocolate Milton, Hershey had a successful caramel candy making a company.

Flume Gorge

Flume Gorge is located in New Hampshire. In fact it has many breath taking views like Flume Bridge, and water falls. A great instagram photo indeed.

Cape Cod

The Cape Cod has beaches and dunes. It is a favorite vacation spot for families. Cape Cod has a lot of fun activities to do such as fishing, swimming and relaxing on the beach. Cape Cod was formed by a glacier. The Pilgrims settled in Cape Cod for five weeks. There are more lighthouses on Cape Cod than any other county in America.

The Appalachian

The Appalachian mountain is the longest footpath in the U.S.A. It goes from Maine to Georgia. It is approximately 2,100 miles long. It is Oldest mountain chain in north america. Mount mitchell height is 6,684 feet tall. It is the tallest mountain in the chain.