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Category: Friends of the Smokies

Hiking all GSMNP trails — advice from 900-Miler Club members

March 19, 2019

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by Julie Dodd What does it take to hike all the trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and join the 900-Miler Club? JP Smith, Dave Worth and Steve Pierce know the answer. They have hiked all the trails…

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Trails Forever crew completes Rainbow Falls Trail restoration

February 19, 2019

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by Julie Dodd The Rainbow Falls Trail restoration is another success story for the Friends of the Smokies Trails Forever program. The completion of the restoration project was celebrated with a ribbon-cutting ceremony in November 2018. The Trails Forever crew…

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Effects of the Shutdown Will Linger in GSMNP

February 11, 2019

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This article will be appearing in our Winter 2018-19 issue of ShaConage. Enjoy the sneak peek below and check your mailboxes in the next few weeks! Government Shutdown 2018-19 After funding appropriations lapsed, the federal government entered a partial shutdown…

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