Blue Ridge Parkway, NC

National Park Service




  • Camping & Lodging
The long view off of the Blue Ridge Parkway
The long view off of the Blue Ridge Parkway

This high mountain road offers close up views of the cultural and natural history of the region plus long views such as this one.

Mike Booher photo

Mabry Mill at Milepost 176
Mabry Mill at Milepost 176

In addition to the early 20th century water powered grist mill, cultural demonstrations and Sunday afternoon music and dancing highlight a visit to this part of the Parkway. The adjacent restaurant and gift shop offer visitors the opportunity to relax and enjoy this special part of the Parkway.

NPS photo

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Blue Ridge Parkway

A Blue Ridge Parkway experience is unlike any other, a slow-paced and relaxing drive revealing stunning long-range vistas and close-up views of the rugged mountains and pastoral landscapes of the Appalachian...[more]

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