Have you hiked to McAfee Knob? If so, you probably had company! In fact, about 80,000 to 90,000 people a year hike to the Knob. Most of them have never been there. To help educate hikers on safety and Leave No Trace, the Roanoke Appalachian Trail Club has established a McAfee Knob Task Force of trained volunteers in concert with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, National Park Service, US Forest Service and Roanoke County Fire and Rescue.
One day of training and practice hike will make you good to go as a volunteer ridgerunners!
WHAT: McAfee Knob Task Force volunteer ridgerunner training
WHEN: Sunday, September 23, 2018
HOW: For details and to sign up, contact Kathryn Herndon-Powell firstname.lastname@example.org or call 540.904. OR join the RATC Meetup group www.meetup.com/Roanoke-Appalachian-Trail-Club and sign up there.
See you on the Trail!