"Thanks John! Either way they word it to me it sounds like they are trying to hide what they really want to do! And what I mean by that is they are trying to charge a fee (again) for something that should ALWAYS be free!"
"So I am a little confused here. Are they trying to cover it up by saying SR 71 instead of Hwy 441? And if that is the case then they are doing it so people don't think it is Newfound Gap rd (Hwy 441)."
"John I would be interested but we do live 300 miles away and sometimes it can be hard to get off work but if you plan it we will do our best to come!!! (We have not explored much at all in the NC side of the park!!)"
"I don't believe this statement at all!! Didn't they say the same thing about the Backcountry tax??
The outcome of the proposal, however, will depend to some degree on feedback received. A public comment period is open through June 27,…"
"This is another post from Jenny's brother. I thought I would share this also even tho it saddens my heart!
A body has been found that matches Jenny's description in the area that they were looking for her. A team of investigators is…"
"This was just posted on Facebook by Jenny's brother. Thought I would share
I would like to clarify how the situation with my sister Jenny unfolded. I knew that she was going to be moving from NC to Vermont starting June 1 and I was thinking…"
Thanks for your support! You are one of the few who I believe when I hear, "the check is in the mail"! Keep spreading the word in your part of the world about this fee. After all, "the most visited Park in the nation" isn't visited by 9 million East Tennesseans!