Category: Classic Hike of the Smokies

Silers Bald from Clingmans Dome

June 23, 2022

FOTS hikers at Silers Bald Shelter

by Steve Pierce, hike leader Twenty-five hikers came out for a 9-mile in/out hike from Clingmans Dome to Silers Bald. […]

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Porters Creek Trail — wildflowers, creek crossings and historic buildings

May 4, 2022

FOTS hikers at Messer Barn

by Steve Winchester, hike leader We began our hike up Porters Creek trail on Tuesday, April 12, in a slight[…]

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Elkmont combines hiking and GSMNP history

March 14, 2022

FOTS Classic Hikers at Elkmont

by Danny Bernstein, hike leader A couple of days ago, Haley, Outreach and Marketing Coordinator for Friends of the Smokies,[…]

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