Join us in volunteer opportunities to help care for park resources, trails, and facilities. Service activities include invasive plant removal, structural fire prevention, and cemetery clean-ups. Each service day also offers optional enrichment activities with park staff to learn more about the park’s biodiversity and history. Free. To register, e-mail us and enter ‘Smokies Service Days’ in subject line. Indicate the date and activity you wish to register for. Include the number in your group and the age of each volunteer. You will receive a reply confirming your registration. Details online.
August 27: English Ivy Pull (Vegetation Management) at Elkmont
September 24: National Public Lands Day ‘Park and Partners Clean-Up’ at Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont
October 15: Fire Prevention in Daisy Town at Elkmont