Tag: Ridgerunners in GSMNP

Maintaining privies in GSMNP requires teamwork

August 24, 2021

Smoky Mountains Hiking Club members carry mulch to Double Springs shelter

by Julie Dodd Privies are a welcome sight to hikers “in need.” The section of the Appalachian Trail that runs[…]

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Ridgerunners provide crucial support for A.T. in GSMNP 

July 20, 2021

Yael Girard, Amelia Cary and Ricky Vandegrift

by Julie Dodd The Appalachian Trail (A.T.) is one of the longest hiking-only trails in the world – 2,193.1 miles,[…]

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