Category: Friends of the Smokies

New signs tell the stories of African Americans in the Smokies

March 9, 2023

Antoine Fletcher making presentation at Elkmont

by Julie Dodd Five new interpretive signs are adding to the storytelling of the African Americans in the Smokies. The[…]

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Classic Hikes of the Smokies 2023 announced

February 24, 2023

Charlies Bunion - Classic Hike of the Smokies, June 2017

by Julie Dodd The Classic Hikes of the Smokies launches another season of great hikes, beginning with the Jakes Creek[…]

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Dana Soehn, National Park Service veteran, chosen to lead Friends of the Smokies

February 13, 2023

Friends of the Smokies announces Dana Soehn as the new executive director and president of the organization. After months of[…]

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