Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

About this Image

Title Historical Photos
Title Note Sharp Top Mountain
Date 1917
Description Image shows a group of boulders on Sharp Top Mountain, one of the Peaks of Otter. There are three people perched near the top of the highest boulder, and there are a few trees or shrubs growing near the boulders. The image was taken in 1917 in the Peaks of Otter area, near what is milepost 85.9 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 85.9
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual Unknown
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Sharp Top Mountain (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway