2008 Volunteer of the Year NERO
Larry Ely is the 2008 volunteer of the year for the New England Region. A long time AT Volunteer in the White Mountains and member of the Appalachian Mountain Club, Larry has volunteered as a Trail steward, and served as a leader of other volunteer Trail stewards in his area for several years. He is also active in A.T. management – serving as a representative to the New England RPC. His recent work with local communities in the Mahoosucs has been instrumental in creating a growing region-wide initiative to coordinate land use and outdoor recreation opportunities.