Category: Friends of the Smokies

Nancy East and Chris Ford complete Tour de Smokies; their PSAR fundraising continues

November 13, 2020

Nancy East and Chris Ford celebrate finishing Tour de Smokies

by Julie Dodd Nancy “Seal Mom” East and Chris “Pacer” Ford completed their Tour de Smokies by walking through an…

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National Environmental Education Foundation awards $30,000 grant to GSMNP and FOTS

October 28, 2020

Boys & Girls Clubs of TN Valley on hike in GSMNP

by Julie Dodd Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GSMNP), in partnership with Friends of the Smokies, recently received a $30,000…

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Hikers near completion of their Tour de Smokies: Clothing and gear vital for comfort and safety

October 1, 2020

Chris Ford and Nancy East in rain gear

by Julie Dodd An important part of a successful hike is what you wear and what you carry with you….

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