Coming July 12, 2013. Join your fellow TrailblazerGirl hikers and backpackers at the three-day Trail Dames Summit on the campus of Maryville College in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. This group is the first nation-wide hiking club for women, and their annual summit is composed of classes, workshops, seminars, guest speakers, gear demonstrations and more. Topics include lightweight principles for backpacking, economical gear options, and how to hike the Florida Trail. Get ready to have some fun and learn something new!