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Title On the trail
Date June 1946
Description Group of people standing in front of the lodge in Cumberland Knob Park near mile post 217.5 in section 2A of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by Abbie Rowe in June 1946.
Commentary Cumberland Knob Park was the first recreation ground built in the North Carolina stretch of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Cumberland Knob
Parkway Milepost: 217.5
Latitude: 36.55013
Longitude: -80.90869
Creator Individual Abbie Rowe
Creator Organization National Park Service—Blue Ridge Parkway
Tags Cumberland Knob Recreation Area (N.C.)
People
Photographs
Recreational areas
Tourism
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway