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The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Caudill Cabin from the Bluffs
Date October 30, 1973
Description Photograph looks down at Caudill Cabin from an overlook in the Bluffs (now Doughton Park) near mile post 241 in section 2C of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by C. E. Westveer on October 30, 1973.
Commentary This shot highlights the remoteness of the cabin. The structure is almost completely surrounded with trees and elevated land, with the nearest road being almost three miles away.
Location Location Name: Caudill Cabin
Parkway Milepost: 241.0
Latitude: 36.4265184
Longitude: -81.1706432
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Cabins
Caudill cabin (N.C.)
Doughton Park (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway