Category: Events and Opportunities

Volunteer with Trails Forever crew to help restore Rainbow Falls Trail

May 6, 2018

Alum Cave Trail volunteers

by Julie Dodd Being a Trails Forever volunteer is a great way to support hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and to learn about what’s involved in restoring a trail. The Trails Forever volunteer program operates on Wednesdays…

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Open house for new FOTS North Carolina office location

March 7, 2018

by Julie Dodd Friends of the Smokies celebrated the reopening of its North Carolina office in a new location in downtown Asheville on Feb. 28. More than 50 community members attended. GSMNP Superintendent Cassius Cash and Management Assistant and Public…

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The park needs you this Giving Tuesday

November 21, 2017

By now I’m sure you’ve heard of Giving Tuesday in the news or on social media. Following Black Friday and Cyber Monday, it kick starts your holiday giving season with a way to give back. So after you’ve battled pre-dawn…

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