Category: Friends of the Smokies

Search and Rescue program benefits from FOTS support

February 26, 2024

ranger on electric bike in GSMNP

by Julie Dodd Every year, Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GSMNP) conducts between 100 to 150 search and rescue missions.[…]

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GSMNP Artist-in-Residence Program deadline nears for 2024 applications; Artists from 2023 share their experiences

February 13, 2024

Mary Roy stitching with embroidery hoop

by Julie Dodd Artists who would like to participate in a unique creative experience in Great Smoky Mountains National Park[…]

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Ramsey Cascades Trail now open for winter; restoration will be completed in 2024

December 12, 2023

Trails Forever crew member builds log stairs on Ramsey Cascades Trail

by Julie Dodd The Ramsey Cascades Trail is open seven days a week, after having been closed four days a[…]

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