Documenting the American South

The Digital Blue Ridge Parkway

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Title Mountain climbing practice
Date July 28, 1973
Description Photograph of automobiles at the Bear Den overlook during a mountain climbing practice session on the rock face to the right. The overlook is located near mile post 323.1 in section 2K of the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Location Location Name: Milepost 323
Parkway Milepost: 323.0
Latitude: 35.903602
Longitude: -81.96827
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Automobiles
McDowell County (N.C.)
Scenic overlooks
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway