This passage is about the state of Vermont.

Lexile Level: 680L

Categories: People & Places

Vermont is well-known for making lots of cheese. Vermont also makes a lot of maple syrup. Vermont is a very small state with very few people. The people send the cheese and syrup all over the country for people to buy. Some people from other states visit Vermont. They come for cheese and syrup, but they come for other things, also. Vermont has many beautiful mountains that people visit. People spend their summers in the mountains because it is not too hot or too cold. The Appalachian Trail goes through Vermont. The Appalachian Trail is a very long path that goes up the whole east coast of the United States. Many people hike through Vermont along that trail.

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