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Title Chestnut Snags
Title Note At Chestoa View
Date October 1975
Description Chestnut Snags on the Leg Stretcher Trail off of the Chestoa View Overlook on milepost 320 on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Image taken from the National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway Headquarters and taken by C.E. Westveer in October 1975.
Commentary Chestnut Snags are a tree that was hugely populated in the Appalachian region and especially western North Carolina. It is now rapidly diminishing in the Appalachian region due to logging.
Location Location Name: Chestoa View Parking Area
Parkway Milepost: 320.8
Latitude: 35.927458
Longitude: -81.954572
Creator Individual C.E. Westveer
Tags Chestoa View (N.C.)
Logging
Logging
McDowell County (N.C.)
Photographs
Scenery
Scenic overlooks
Trails
Trees
Credit Courtesy National Park Service, Blue Ridge Parkway