Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Sharp Top & Montvale Valley
Date August 27, 1962
Description Image of the Blue Ridge Mountains, as seen from the Pine Tree Overlook at milepost 95.2 in Section 1K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. In the foreground of the image, a guard rail and a portion of the roadway are visible. Image taken by David Ochsner on August 27, 1962.
Location Location Name: Pine Tree Overlook
Parkway Milepost: 95.2
Latitude: 37.445556
Longitude: -79.723056
Creator Individual David Ochsner
Tags Bedford County (Va.)
Guard rails
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway