Lace up your boots for the July Classic Hike on the Appalachian Trail and Mountains-to-Sea Trail. Join Friends of the Smokies for this moderately strenuous 7.2-mile hike, which has a total elevation gain of 1,600 ft. and offers beautiful mountain vistas. This hike is $20 for current members and $35 for new or renewing members. Your registration supports trail restoration and rehabilitation in the national park through the Trails Forever endowment
After registering, you will receive an email on the Friday before the Classic Hike with carpool information and a Classic Hike Suggested Gear List.