Category: Smokies Trails Forever

Classic Hikes of the Smokies 2021

February 22, 2021

Hikers on the Mingus Creek Trail

by Julie Dodd Friends of the Smokies starts Classic Hikes of the Smokies for 2021 with a hike of Mingus…

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Ceremony marks reopening of Trillium Gap Trail and FOTS donation of truck to GSMNP

December 11, 2020

Trillium Gap Trail re-opening ceremony

by Julie Dodd A special ceremony at Trillium Gap Trail on Nov. 10, 2020, reopened the trail after after two…

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Tour de Smokies fundraiser for GSMNP Preventive Search and Rescue raises awareness about hiking safety, including importance of hike planning

September 9, 2020

Hikers Chris Ford and Nancy East

by Julie Dodd The Tour de Smokies is underway for Nancy East and Chris Ford. The two experienced hikers set…

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