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Title Roadside Exhibit Elk Mountain Overlook
Date 1969
Description A sign marks an overlook for Elk Mountain and gives elevations of the mountain and the viewpoint at milepost 274.3 in section 2E (Bluffs District) of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by Robert G. Bruce in 1969.
Location Location Name: Milepost 274
Parkway Milepost: 274.0
Latitude: 36.237551
Longitude: -81.484191
Tags Bluff District (N.C.)
Elk Mountain (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Signs and signboards
View of road
Watauga County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway