Taconic Mountains


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Ta·con·ic Mountains

 (tə-kŏn′ĭk)
A range of the Appalachian Mountains in southeast New York, western Massachusetts, and southwest Vermont rising to 1,163 m (3,816 ft).
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Noun1.Taconic Mountains - a range of the Appalachian Mountains along the eastern border of New York with Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Vermont
Connecticut, Constitution State, CT, Nutmeg State - a New England state; one of the original 13 colonies
Bay State, Massachusetts, Old Colony, MA - a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
Empire State, New York State, NY, New York - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
Green Mountain State, Vermont, VT - a state in New England
Appalachian Mountains, Appalachians - a mountain range in the eastern United States extending from Quebec to the Gulf of Mexico; a historic barrier to early westward expansion of the United States
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Located on nearly 1,300 acres between the Green and Taconic Mountains, the property includes the historic Equinox Hotel, the 1769 Marsh Tavern, 1811 House and the Charles Orvis Inn.
Filling a gap in general audience books on the ancient Taconic Mountains of Columbia and Dutchess Counties, Fisher (New York State paleontologist emeritus) presents up-to-date information on the geological and human history of the "New York Rockies".