Category: Volunteering

Rainbow Falls restoration work underway

August 30, 2017

Rainbow Falls rock staircase

by Julie Dodd The Trails Forever crew is hard at work restoring the Rainbow Falls Trail, one of the popular trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke even stopped by last week to…

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Volunteer with Friends of the Smokies events to support GSMNP

July 7, 2017

Gran Fondo Volunteers

by Julie Dodd Volunteer to help Friends of the Smokies at two upcoming fundraising events that will support the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Volunteer at Gran Fondo Asheville – Sunday, July 23 The Gran Fondo Asheville is the Friends of…

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Alum Cave Trail restoration improves hiking experience

June 15, 2017

by Julie Dodd An added bonus of a recent hike to Mt. Le Conte was being able to see the completed  Alum Cave Trail restoration work. The trail was a two-year restoration project for the Trails Forever crew, with work done during…

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