The Rocky Top crew works exclusively on 70 miles of the A.T. through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park following the ridge crest from Davenport Gap to Fontana Dam. The crew is sponsored jointly by the Smoky Mountains Hiking Club, the National Park Service, and ATC.

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Greybeard heads for the PCT

Carl Goodman is not only a ridgerunner in the Smoky Mountains but also an annual volunteer at Rocky top and a great trail builder. Below is a press release regarding his upcoming PCT hike. If you would like the full press release just email

Way to go Carl!!!! Happy Trails :)

Monday, February 4, 2008

Take Time to Stop and Smell the Flowers

At Rocky Top a lot of trail work gets done... the smokies make that even more rewarding with their beauty. There always has to be some time to stop and smell the flowers.....