Category: Events and Opportunities

Tour de Smokies enters Week 3: Food and drink play critical role in hiking success

September 23, 2020

Nancy East and Chris Ford on Day 17 of Tour de Smokies

by Julie Dodd What should I eat and drink when hiking? That’s a question hikers ask, whether they are going…

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Improve your hiking safety with footwear and hiking poles

September 16, 2020

Nancy East hiking

by Julie Dodd A hike that starts as a fun activity can turn into an emergency situation because of a…

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Tour de Smokies fundraiser for GSMNP Preventive Search and Rescue raises awareness about hiking safety, including importance of hike planning

September 9, 2020

Hikers Chris Ford and Nancy East

by Julie Dodd The Tour de Smokies is underway for Nancy East and Chris Ford. The two experienced hikers set…

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