Category: Great Smoky Mountains Association

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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100 Favorite Trails of the Smokies and the Carolina Blue Ridge — updated map and hiking challenge

July 5, 2022

Hikers on the Mingus Creek Trail

Steve Pierce is one of the leaders of our monthly hiking series, Classic Hikes of the Smokies, which includes several[…]

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African American Experience in the Smokies project moves into 5th year — Making the Invisible, Visible

February 7, 2022

African American Experience in the Smokies slide

Pictured: Screenshot of GSMNP’s East Tennessee Historical Society online presentation.[…]

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