Hiking in the Cherokee National Forest

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Thursday, July 29
Knoxville conservationist Will Skelton, who served as Chairman of the Knoxville Greenways Commission from 1992-2008 and as general coordinator of the Cherokee National Forest Wilderness Coalition during the 1980s wilderness campaigns, is also editor of the Cherokee National Forest Hiking Guide, the second edition of which was released in 2005 by the University of Tennessee Press.  On Thursday, July 29, he will discuss some of his favorite Cherokee National Forest hiking trails and how they came to be protected in an information program on "Hiking in the Cherokee National Forest."  The program will be held at 7 p.m. in the Social Room at the Oak Ridge Civic Center.


Oak Ridge Civic Center
1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike
36° 0' 51.444" N, 84° 15' 27.918" W
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