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DebW
2003-02-04, 10:47
A person paid by a trail-maintaining club or governmental organization to hike back and forth along a certain section of trail to educate hikers, enforce regulations, monitor trail and campsite use, and sometimes perform trail maintanence or construction duties. Such persons are most often found in high-use areas of the trail.

SGT Rock
2003-02-04, 11:02
A lot of the time you will find ridge runners also working at places on the trails like hostels and gear stores. The guy at Walasi-Yi that does gear shake downs is also the ridgerunner in the area.