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Benjamin Barry

Position: Trail Facility Manager - Deep South - GA, NC, TN

Ben helps coordinate the trail and resource management for the southern section of the A.T. Regularly interfacing with clubs, volunteers, agency partners and the A.T. community at-large to develop training opportunities and visitor use management guidelines for Georgia, North Carolina, and Tennessee. 

Originally hailing from California, he received a B.S. from Humboldt State University in Natural Resources. Since, he has traveled far and wide working trails and conserving wild places; previously working in Montana, Idaho, Oregon, California, New England and Florida; before finally landing in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. 

In his free time, Ben can be found running along the AT, playing his banjo or untangling his fly line on the banks of the river.