Category: Smokies Trails Forever

Hiking Chimney Tops Trail shows value of Trail Forever restoration work

November 13, 2012

by Meridith Elliott Powell Watching “Sandy” hit the northeast made me start thinking just how much we, as a society, take for granted. We walk in a room and just expect the lights to turn on, grab our cell phones…

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The Success of Trails Forever

October 19, 2012

Forney Ridge crew

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials just announced the successful completion of Phase I of the rehabilitation of Chimney Tops Trail. If you’ve ever hiked this short, steep (brutal) trail, then you understand why its overhaul was a top priority…

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