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Title Peaks of Otter - Lodge Parking Area from Parkway - Time: 12:45 p.m.
Title Note Pictures of congestion
Date October 17, 1965
Description Image shows a road with many automobiles parked near the edge of it. There is a parking area next to the road which is full of automobiles. There is a park ranger standing in the parking area. A wooden sign reads "Lodge Office - Restaurant" with an arrow pointing to the right. The image was taken near the Peaks of Otter Lodge, near milepost 85.6, where Section 1J meets Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken by David L. Tomlinson on October 17, 1965.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter Lodge (Va.)
Parkway Milepost: 85.6
Latitude: 37.442856
Longitude: -79.603603
Creator Individual David L. Tomlinson
Tags Automobile parking
Bedford County (Va.)
Park rangers
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway