Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Mountain climbing practice
Date July 28, 1973
Description Photograph of a person practicing mountain climbing near the Bear Den parking overlook at mile post 323.1 in section 2K of the Blue Ridge Parkway. Taken by C.E. Westveer on July 28, 1973.
Location Location Name: Bear Den Campground
Parkway Milepost: 323.0
Latitude: 35.8884592
Longitude: -81.980112
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Bear Den (N.C.)
McDowell County (N.C.)
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway