There’s A Massive Evergreen Forest Hiding In The U.S. And You’ll Want To Visit
The U.S. is characterized by its marvelous forests and stretches of greenery. Yet there’s one magical forest hiding in Alaska that may just top them all. Tongass National Forest measures in at an astounding 16.5 million acres and is home to trees that have lived for over 700 years. Take a look at the following photos of the largest national forest in the entire U.S.
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.