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Title Ranger Clifton and Parkway visitors
Date May 1959
Description Image shows a park ranger talking to a group of five young people. Three of them are sitting on a wooden fence, and two are sitting on the ground near the fence. The Blue Ridge Parkway is visible in the background of the image. The image was taken in the Peaks of Otter area, near milepost 86 and Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Jack Boucher in May 1959.
Location Location Name: Peaks of Otter
Parkway Milepost: 86.0
Latitude: 37.433333
Longitude: -79.604722
Creator Individual Jack E. Boucher
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Park rangers
Peaks of Otter (Va.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway