Category: Volunteering

Why Santa Volunteers in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

December 17, 2013

By Holly Scott, Marketing Director This is Santa’s busiest season, of course, so it was a real treat (almost as good as a white chocolate-covered Oreo) to get to interview him the other day about why he volunteers in Great…

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Chimney Tops Trail restoration showcases impact of Trails Forever and contributions of trail work volunteers; Phase II progress and challenges for 2013

November 26, 2013

Wood and rocks stairs, Chimney Tops Trail, Phase II. Photo by Julie Dodd

by Julie Dodd Hiking the Chimney Tops Trail certainly gives you an appreciation of the time, talent and resources involved in this major trail restoration project. The restoration work on the Chimney Tops Trail is part of the Trails Forever…

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Volunteer for Trails Forever trail crew to restore Chimney Tops Trail; last workdays Oct. 2, 9, 16

September 20, 2013

by Julie Dodd Now is a great time to give back to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and to be a part of contributing to the great hiking the park provides. Volunteer for a workday with the National Park…

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